suspend work

suspend work
index strike (refuse to work)

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  • suspend — /sə spend/ verb to stop doing something for a time ● We have suspended payments while we are waiting for news from our agent. ● Sailings have been suspended until the weather gets better. ● Work on the construction project has been suspended. ●… …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • suspend — To interrupt; to cause to cease for a time; to postpone; to stay, delay, or hinder; to discontinue temporarily, but with an expectation or purpose of resumption. As a form of censure or discipline, to forbid a public officer, attorney, employee,… …   Black's law dictionary

  • suspend disbelief — temporarily allow oneself to believe something that isn t true, esp. in order to enjoy a work of fiction …   Useful english dictionary

  • strike — 1 vb struck, struck, also, strick·en, strik·ing vi 1: to remove or delete something 2: to stop work in order to force an employer to comply with demands vt 1: to remove or delete from a legal document a …   Law dictionary

  • postpone — verb sorry, we ll have to postpone the relay race Syn: put off/back, delay, defer, reschedule, adjourn, shelve, put over, take a rain check on; informal put on ice, put on the back burner; rare remit Ant: bring forward •• postpone, adjourn, defer …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • Disasters — ▪ 2009 Introduction Aviation       January 23, Poland. A Spanish built CASA transport plane carrying members of the Polish air force home from a conference on flight safety in Warsaw crashes near the town of Miroslawiec; all 20 aboard are killed …   Universalium

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  • Israel/Syria Mixed Armistice Commission — Israel–Syria Mixed Armistice Commission (ISMAC) was the United Nations commission for observing the armistice between Israel and Syria after the 1948 Arab–Israeli War, as part of the Mixed Armistice Commissions (MAC). [article. V, para. 5, of the …   Wikipedia

  • 500 kHz — Since early in the 20th century, the radio frequency of 500 kilohertz (500 kHz) has been an international calling and distress frequency for Morse code maritime communication. The United States Coast Guard and comparable agencies of other nations …   Wikipedia

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