Definition of Commencements

1. Noun. (plural of commencement) ¹



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Definition of Commencements

1. commencement [n] - See also: commencement

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Commencements

commemorations
commemorative
commemorative sign
commemoratively
commemoratives
commemorator
commemorators
commemoratory
commemorial
commence
commenced
commencement
commencement ceremony
commencement day
commencement exercise
commencements (current term)
commencer
commencers
commences
commencest
commenceth
commencing
commend
commendable
commendableness
commendably
commendam
commendams
commendataries
commendatary

Literary usage of Commencements

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1. Precedents of Indictments and Pleas: Adapted to the Use of Both of the by Francis Wharton (1881)
"commencements AND CONCLUSIONS IN THE FEDERAL AND STATE COURTS. ... This is illustrated by the forms of commencements and conclusions given in the text. ..."

2. Individual Training in Our Colleges by Clarence Frank Birdseye (1907)
"Times for holding commencements. All-day affairs. the person with whom he ... The time of holding commencements at Harvard varied between 1642 to 1714, ..."

3. The American Colleges and Universities in the Great War, 1914-1919: A History by Charles Franklin Thwing (1920)
"The commencements of 1918 and of 1919 were impressive in the depleted classes that came up for their degrees. In one college at least, Hobart, ..."

4. Studies in Terrestrial Magnetism by Charles Chree (1912)
"Whether the " sudden commencements " at different stations are simultaneous ... Sudden commencements " are far from instantaneous, lasting usually several ..."

5. Chitty's Treatise on Pleading and Parties to Actions: With Second and Third by Joseph Chitty, Henry Greening (1844)
"commencements OF PLEAS. In the Queen's Bench, [or " CP" or " Exch. of Pleas."] On the day of , AD . (u) D. •) The said defendant by YZ, his attorney, ..."

6. The Never-ceasing Search by Francis Otto Schmitt (1990)
"Retirements Can Also Be commencements My birthday was celebrated at NRP on two occasions: on 23 November 1968, my sixty-fifth birthday, and on 28 October ..."

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