deferral

[ dih-fur-uh l ]
/ dɪˈfɜr əl /

noun


Nearby words

  1. deferential,
  2. deferentially,
  3. deferentitis,
  4. deferment,
  5. deferrable,
  6. deferred,
  7. deferred annuity,
  8. deferred charge,
  9. deferred sentence,
  10. deferred share

Origin of deferral


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Word Origin and History for deferral

deferral

n.

1895, from defer (v.1) + -al (2).

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