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a·bey·ance

(ă-bā'ants),
A state of temporary cessation of function.
[fr. O. Fr.]

abeyance

(ă-bā′ăns) [Fr. abeance, expectation]
A temporary suspension of activity, sensation, or pain.

a·bey·ance

(ă-bā'ăns)
A state of temporary cessation of function.
[fr. O. Fr.]
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SC holds its own order of Oct 24, 2017 in abeyance, asks cantonment authorities to come up with justification for the move
"Considering these issues that have been raised in his intended travel which essentially creates the impression that accused Estrada has made a mockery of this Honorable Court and the fact that the allegations in his motion are not fully substantiated, it is respectfully prayed that the Honorable Court hold in abeyance the release of the travel authority of accused Estrada pending his submission of sufficient proof that a general membership meeting will be held on May 30, 2018," the MR read.
Second, Musharraf in his capacity as Commander-in-Chief of Pakistan Army, by adopting unconstitutional means, abrogated, subverted / suspended/held in abeyance the constitution by issuing the Proclamation, hence committing the offence of high treason as defined in Article 6 of the constitution.
Like a flaneur of the corpus, the viewer has the impression of passing through a set of labyrinths without ever penetrating, and this sense of being held in abeyance, vexed, is weirdly erotic.
Unionist leader David Trimble said: "If we don't have actions to maintain confidence in this process, it will go into abeyance."
Finally, we emphasize that we do not believe a decision to defer action on the Treasury's proposals means that action to staunch abusive tax shelters activities must be held in abeyance. TEI has previously testified that the Treasury and IRS have significant tools with which to address tax shelter activities, and we recommend that Congress instruct that these tools be fully utilized.
The judge held the eviction in abeyance for those who put in defenses, such as for a breach of the warranty of habit-ability, until the issue could be resolved by a Special Referee.
Thousands of students have given their exams without electricity and many exams have gone into abeyance due to severe energy crisis.
The Sandiganbayan Fifth Division has denied the motion filed by Danao City Mayor Ramonito Duterte Durano III, the second cousin of President Duterte, to hold in abeyance any further action on his administrative case.
Days after hinting of a looming relief of another top-level official, Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque said he was ordered to 'hold in abeyance' the declaration that was supposed to be made on the same day.
ISLAMABAD -- An accountability court of Islamabad Thursday postponed hearing against Finance Minister Ishaq Dar till January 2, due to stay order issued by Islamabad High Court (IHC) to stop proceedings against him in abeyance.
Accordingly, the Railway Board commercial circular No.19 dated 16-5-2014 and freight rate circular No.RC-15 dated 16-5-2014 are kept in abeyance till further advice.