noun see confer

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • conferment — n. the act of conferring an honor or presenting a gift. Same as {conferral}. Syn: bestowal, conferral. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • conferment — index alienation (transfer of title), assignment (transfer of ownership), bounty, concession (authorization), contribution (d …   Law dictionary

  • conferment — confer ► VERB (conferred, conferring) 1) grant (a title, degree, benefit, or right). 2) have discussions. DERIVATIVES conferment noun conferral noun. ORIGIN Latin conferre bring together …   English terms dictionary

  • conferment — See confer. * * * …   Universalium

  • conferment — noun The act of conferring; a presentation …   Wiktionary

  • conferment — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun The act of conferring, as of an honor: accordance, bestowal, bestowment, conference, conferral, grant, presentation. See GIVE …   English dictionary for students

  • conferment — sb. == confirmation. RG. 349 …   Oldest English Words

  • conferment — con fer·ment || mÉ™nt n. consultation; act of bestowing …   English contemporary dictionary

  • conferment — con·fer·ment …   English syllables

  • conferment — n. 1 the conferring of a degree, honour, etc. 2 an instance of this …   Useful english dictionary

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