Origin of moratorium
How to use moratorium in a sentence
In the meantime, he recommends states implement their own moratoria on the technology.
For over 18 years, as a pediatrician specializing in orphan medicine, I have watched the many adoption moratoria come and go.Russia’s Adoption Ban Is Cruel and Vindictive to All|Dr. Jane Aronson|December 29, 2012|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for moratorium
Derived forms of moratoriummoratory (ˈmɒrətərɪ, -trɪ), adjective
Word Origin for moratorium
Cultural definitions for moratorium
A period of delay agreed to by parties to a dispute or parties who are negotiating. A moratorium may also be an authorized delay in the repayment of a loan, especially by a nation (as in a moratorium on war debts).