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1. suspension (om masse el. substans) a mixture in which fine particles are suspended in a fluid where they are supported by buoyancy

Mindre specifikke termermixture

Mere specifikke termermash, resuspension, slurry, vapor, vapour

2. suspension (om tid) a time interval during which there is a temporary cessation of something

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)break, intermission, interruption, pause

Mindre specifikke termerinterval, time interval

Mere specifikke termerblackout, caesura, dead air, delay, halftime, hold, lapse, letup, lull, postponement, relief, respite, rest, rest period, time lag, time-out, wait

3. suspension (om tilstand) temporary cessation or suspension

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)abeyance

Mindre specifikke termerinaction, inactiveness, inactivity

Mere specifikke termercold storage, deferral, moratorium, recess, stand-down, standdown

4. suspension (om begivenhed) an interruption in the intensity or amount of something

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)abatement, hiatus, reprieve, respite

Mindre specifikke termerbreak, interruption

Mere specifikke termerdefervescence, remission, remittal, subsidence

5. suspension (om genstand) a mechanical system of springs or shock absorbers connecting the wheels and axles to the chassis of a wheeled vehicle

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)suspension system

Mindre specifikke termermechanical system

Omfatter disse specifikke termercushion, shock, shock absorber

Omfatter disse overordnede termerautomotive vehicle, car, motor vehicle, railcar, railroad car, railway car

6. suspension (om handling) the act of suspending something (hanging it from above so it moves freely)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThere was a small ceremony for the hanging of the portrait.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)dangling, hanging

Mindre specifikke termersupport, supporting

7. suspension (om handling) a temporary debarment (from a privilege or position etc)

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)temporary removal

Mindre specifikke termerdebarment

Mere specifikke termerrustication

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