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suspension

noun

1 suspension

A mixture in which fine particles are suspended in a fluid where they are supported by buoyancy.

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Dutch: suspensie
Polish: zawiesina



2 suspension

A time interval during which there is a temporary cessation of something.

synonyms: break, intermission, interruption, pause.

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Dutch: break, onderbreking, pauze, rustpauze
Polish: intermezzo, przerwa

3 suspension

Temporary cessation or suspension.

synonym: abeyance.

Dutch: onzekerheid, onbeheerdheid, onbeslistheid

4 suspension

An interruption in the intensity or amount of something.

synonyms: abatement, hiatus, reprieve, respite.

Dutch: afslag, korting, reductie, vermindering

5 suspension

A mechanical system of springs or shock absorbers connecting the wheels and axles to the chassis of a wheeled vehicle.

synonym: suspension system.

Dutch: vering
Polish: zawieszenie, zawieszenie pojazdu

6 suspension

The act of suspending something (hanging it from above so it moves freely).

synonyms: dangling, hanging.

Roget 214: pendency, dependency; suspension, hanging etc. v.; pedicel, pedicle, peduncle; tail, train, flap, skirt, pigtail, ... show more

7 suspension

A temporary debarment (from a privilege or position etc).

synonym: temporary removal.

Dutch: schorsing, suspensie


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