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suspension point

  

      n     (Chiefly U.S)   one of a group of dots, usually three, used in written material to indicate the omission of a word or words  
   Compare       ellipsis       2  
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suspension  
      n  
1    an interruption or temporary revocation  
the suspension of a law     
2    a temporary debarment, as from position, privilege, etc.  
3    a deferment, esp. of a decision, judgment, etc.  
4      (Law)  
a    a postponement of execution of a sentence or the deferring of a judgment, etc.  
b    a temporary extinguishment of a right or title  
5    cessation of payment of business debts, esp. as a result of insolvency  
6    the act of suspending or the state of being suspended  
7    a system of springs, shock absorbers, etc., that supports the body of a wheeled or tracked vehicle and insulates it and its occupants from shocks transmitted by the wheels  
   See also       hydraulic suspension  
8    a device or structure, usually a wire or spring, that serves to suspend or support something, such as the pendulum of a clock  
9      (Chem)   a dispersion of fine solid or liquid particles in a fluid, the particles being supported by buoyancy  
   See also       colloid  
10    the process by which eroded particles of rock are transported in a river  
11      (Music)   one or more notes of a chord that are prolonged until a subsequent chord is sounded, usually to form a dissonance  


hydraulic suspension  
      n   a system of motor-vehicle suspension using hydraulic members, often with hydraulic compensation between front and rear systems (hydroelastic suspension)  
hydroelastic suspension  
      n      See       hydraulic suspension  
suspension bridge  
      n   a bridge that has a deck suspended by cables or rods from other cables or chains that hang between two towers and are anchored at both ends  
suspension point  
      n     (Chiefly U.S)   one of a group of dots, usually three, used in written material to indicate the omission of a word or words  
   Compare       ellipsis       2  

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Collins

suspension

  
  
abeyance, adjournment, break, breaking off, deferment, delay, disbarment, discontinuation, interruption, moratorium, postponement, remission, respite, stay  

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n.
the point where a minor change turns into a major and irreversible one
[Bus.] E.g. : Some have anticipated that social media would be the tipping point of web marketing.
n.
point of view
In cinema, refers to camera technique (caméra subjective).
exp.
ça ne sert à rien de pleurer ; ce qui est fait est fait ; inutile de se lamenter sur une chose qu'on ne peut pas changer
n.
a point in a system that is isolated from other parts of the architecture
[Tech.]
exp.
reach an extreme point or an upper limit; exhaust all options or resources
n.
the diametrically opposite point on Earth's surface for a specific place
id.
go mad; become extremely and uncontrollably angry, often to the point of violence
[Slang];[US];[Fam.] Derives from a series of incidents from 1986 onward in which US Postal Service workers shot and killed managers, fellow workers, and members of the police or general public in acts of mass murder.
n.
series of concentric, expanding circles caused by ripples in water from a central point
n.
Phrase used when someone has brought all the evidences to support his point of view; "I'm done with explanations"
exp.
(about a movie or TV series) reach a point when, due to a unauthentic scene, it loses the appreciation of the public
made popular by "Indiana Jones" whose hero survives an explosion by hiding in a fridge
exp.
expression used to point out that one has to struggle or suffer to achieve his goal
Jason: Damn it! I can't take it anymore. This exercise is killing me! Ray: Yeah but it’ll help you lose weight. Don't you know? No pain, no gain!
id.
avoid the main topic ; discuss a matter without coming to the point ; to not speak directly/frankly/bluntly about the issue
Ex: Please, stop beating around the bush and get to the point! Also: beat about the bush
exp.
worry about something; be concerned about smth. (to the point of not being able to fall asleep)
id.
expression used to point out that one will eventually face the consequences of his own actions
n.
to get so focused on the details or intricacies of something that you miss the big picture or the main point
His book subject is quite good, but he tends to miss the forest for the trees. (tending to get in too much detail and miss the essence).
exp.
used to point out that small problems or unpleasant events can in the end help things get better
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