dis|mis|sion


dis|mis|sion
dis|mis|sion «dihs MIHSH uhn», noun.
= dismissal. (Cf.dismissal)

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  • Dis|per|sion — «dihs PUR zhuhn, shuhn», . 1. a dispersing: »Dispersion is the only real answer to atomic attack (New York Times). 2. a being dispersed. 3. Physics. a) the separation of light into its different colors. b) a similar separation of electromagnetic… …   Useful english dictionary

  • dis|per|sion — «dihs PUR zhuhn, shuhn», . 1. a dispersing: »Dispersion is the only real answer to atomic attack (New York Times). 2. a being dispersed. 3. Physics. a) the separation of light into its different colors. b) a similar separation of electromagnetic… …   Useful english dictionary

  • dis|cur|sion — «dihs KUR shuhn, zhuhn», noun. a digression: »The discussion of ghost stories turned into a discursion on personal experiences …   Useful english dictionary

  • dis|cus|sion|al — «dihs KUHSH uh nuhl», adjective. 1. of or having to do with discussion. 2. subject to discussion: »The plan is still in its discussional stage …   Useful english dictionary

  • dis|cus|sion — «dihs KUHSH uhn», noun. 1. a talk about the reasons for and against: »After two hours discussion, the members of the club seemed near a decision. 2. the act of discussing things; talk: »a classroom discussion on modern art. His arrival caused… …   Useful english dictionary

  • dis|pas|sion — «dihs PASH uhn», noun. freedom from emotion or prejudice; calmness; impartiality …   Useful english dictionary

  • dis|plo|sion — «dihs PLOH zhuhn», noun. Obsolete. explosion …   Useful english dictionary

  • dis|sen|sion — «dih SEHN shuhn», noun. a disputing; a quarreling; hard feeling caused by a difference in opinion: »The club broke up because of dissension among its members. SYNONYM(S): discord, disagreement, contention. Also, dissention. ╂[< Old French… …   Useful english dictionary

  • dis|sua|sion — «dih SWAY zhuhn», noun. the act of dissuading …   Useful english dictionary

  • dis|ten|sion — «dihs TEHN shuhn», noun. = distention. (Cf. ↑distention) …   Useful english dictionary