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consummation

(kŏn″sŭ-mā′shŭn)
The first act of sexual intercourse after marriage.

consummation

The first act of sexual intercourse after marriage. Nowadays, this has mainly legal significance.
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Now Crawley, from being only a brilliant amateur, had grown to be a consummate master of billiards.
There was a vast difference noticeable between these consummate apparatuses and the old cork breastplates, jackets, and other contrivances in vogue during the eighteenth century.
Dominic and I had been talking business together aft, and Cesar had sneaked up behind us to listen, for, amongst his other perfections, he was a consummate eavesdropper and spy.
He gave me time to steady myself under the blow; and then he placed his vast experience, his matured and consummate knowledge, at my disposal.
Consummate Care held a prize raffle to at its base in Lockhurst Lane, Foleshill, to raise pounds 400 for Coventry Carers Centre.
The sale took over one year to consummate because the garage space had to be separated into its own individual tax lot, apart from the hotel, by the owner of the property, Hampshire Hotels.
These factors include, but are not limited to, the following: failure to obtain, delays in obtaining or adverse conditions contained in any required regulatory approvals; failure to consummate or delay in consummating the merger for other reasons; changes in laws or regulations; and changes in general economic conditions.
This Press Release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, including statements regarding Southwest's ability to finance and consummate the transactions contemplated in the Asset Purchase Agreement, Pinnacle's ability to finance and consummate its acquisition of CCRI stock, and the anticipated benefits to Southwest from the acquisition and operation of the casinos.