adjective see postpone

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  • postponable — See postpone. * * * …   Universalium

  • postponable — adjective That can be postponed …   Wiktionary

  • postponable — adj. deferrable, can be delayed; can be assigned secondary importance, can be made secondary to a more important issue …   English contemporary dictionary

  • postponable — post·pon·able …   English syllables

  • postponable — (ˈ)pōs(t)|pōnəbəl, pəs(t)ˈp adjective : capable of being postponed …   Useful english dictionary

  • postpone — postponable, adj. postponement, n. postponer, n. /pohst pohn , pohs /, v.t., postponed, postponing. 1. to put off to a later time; defer: He has postponed his departure until tomorrow. 2. to place after in order of importance or estimation;… …   Universalium

  • Reparations —    No issue burdened the political, financial, and economic history of the Republic so much as reparations. Although the idea of demanding reparations of Germany was established through Article 19 of the Armistice,* transforming the concept into… …   Historical dictionary of Weimar Republik

  • postpone — transitive verb (postponed; postponing) Etymology: Latin postponere to place after, postpone, from post + ponere to place more at position Date: circa 1520 1. to put off to a later time ; defer 2. a. to place later (as in a sentence) than the… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • World War I reparations — refers to the payments and transfers of property and equipment that the German country was forced to make under the Treaty of Versailles (1919) following its defeat during World War I.Article 231 of the Treaty (the war guilt clause) declared… …   Wikipedia

  • Young Plan — The Young Plan was a program for settlement of German reparations debts after World War I. It was presented by the committee headed (1929 30) by American Owen D. Young. After the Dawes Plan was put into operation (1924), it became apparent that… …   Wikipedia

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