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English definition of “dismissal”

dismissal

noun
 
 
/dɪˈsmɪsəl/
IDEA [U] the act of refusing to consider an idea or opinionRefusing and rejectingTreating as unimportantNeglecting and ignoringNot paying attention
JOB [C, U] an occasion when an employer officially makes someone leave their jobFiring staff and being fired
(Definition of dismissal from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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