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commencementnoun [C/U]

us   /kəˈmens·mənt/
fml the beginning of something: the Senate's commencement of closed-door deliberations
A commencement is also a ceremony at which students formally receive their diplomas (= documents to show they have successfully completed their studies).
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Translations of “commencement”
in Arabic بِداية…
in Korean 시작…
in Portuguese começo, princípio, início…
in Catalan començament…
in Japanese 開始…
in Chinese (Simplified) 开始, 开端, 学位授予典礼…
in Chinese (Traditional) 開始, 開端, 學位頒授典禮…
in Italian inizio, apertura…
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