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But dark clouds coming in from the sea and the crackle of distant thunder forced a postponement. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The postponement follows the internet giant's threats to close its Google. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The postponement was announced only four hours before the scheduled kick-off time of 7.45pm. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A five-hour deluge forced a postponement. The Sun (2012)
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British English: postponement NOUN
The postponement of an event is the act of delaying it happening or arranging for it to take place at a later time than originally planned.
The postponement was due to a dispute over where the talks should be held.
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