Meaning of ABEYANCE in English
n. 25B6; noun SUSPENSION, a state of suspension, a state of uncertainty, remission; ( in abeyance ) pending, suspended, deferred, postponed, put off, put to one side, unresolved, up in the air; informal in cold storage, on ice, on the back burner, hanging fire.
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