AskDefine | Define deferment

Dictionary Definition

deferment n : act of putting off to a future time [syn: postponement, deferral]

User Contributed Dictionary



to defer + -ment


  1. An act or instance of defering or putting off.
  2. Officially sanctioned postponement of compulsory military service.
Privacy Policy, About Us, Terms and Conditions, Contact Us
Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU Free Documentation License, Version 1.2
Material from Wikipedia, Wiktionary, Dict
Valid HTML 4.01 Strict, Valid CSS Level 2.1