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adjourn
used in David Copperfield

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Definition take a break or close a formal meeting or gathering
  • We had an adjourned cause in the Consistory that day — about excommunicating a baker who had been objecting in a vestry to a paving-rate — and as the evidence was just twice the length of Robinson Crusoe, according to a calculation I made, it was rather late in the day before we finished.
    Chapters 25-27 (50% in)

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