Abeyance

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  • temporary cessation or suspension

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  • temporary cessation or suspension

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Abeyance'


  • Abeyance: Abeyance (from the Old French abeance meaning "gaping") is a state of expectancy in respect of property, titles or office, when the right to them is not

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* The right things to do are those that keep our violence in abeyance the wrong things are those that bring it to the fore. - Robert J. Sawyer


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