Withdrawment
Withdrawment With*draw"ment, n. The act of withdrawing; withdrawal. --W. Belsham. [1913 Webster]

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  • Retirement — Re*tire ment, n. [Cf. F. retirement.] 1. The act of retiring, or the state of being retired; withdrawal; seclusion; as, the retirement of an officer. [1913 Webster] O, blest Retirement, friend of life s decline. Goldsmith. [1913 Webster]… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Withdrawal — With*draw al, n. The act of withdrawing; withdrawment; retreat; retraction. Fielding. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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