an assembly is to terminate it as constituted, so that an election must be held to reconstitute it
applies esp. to the formal dismissal of the British Parliament by the crown, subject to reassembly
is applied to the action of a deliberative body in bringing a session to a close, with the intention of resuming at a later time
implies the intentional delaying of an action or event until a later time
denotes the breaking off of proceedings, privileges, etc. for a time, sometimes for such an indefinite time as to suggest cancellation to suspend train service, to suspend a sentence
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The burgomaster has the power to suspend any of the council's decrees for 30 days.
In October he was ordered by Charles to suspend the etcetera oath.
Such a court can only suspend for seven days unless with the sanction of the Holy Synod (Joyce, op. cit.).
A/, shows a form sufficiently unlike it is necessary to suspend judgment.
On the 27th of July the ambassadors of the five powers presented to the Porte a joint note, in which they declared that an agreement on the Eastern Question had been reached by the five Great Powers, and urged it "to suspend all definite decision made without their concurrence, pending the effect of their interest in its welfare."