(redirected from observance)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Legal, Financial, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
The voluntary interruption of a routine activity, usually understood to mean work
References in periodicals archive ?
In conjunction with this year's observance, CDC is partnering with the American Public Health Association to promote daily themes for National Public Health Week by sharing information on CDC topics that align with each day's theme.
Marian devotees traditionally offer novena prayers and special devotions before the image of Our Lady of Sorrows at this period of the Lenten observance.
With that, Dobson kicked off the 51st annual observance of the National Day of Prayer (NDP) in the nation's capital.
The working group , established in accordance with the order of the Commissioner for Human Rights in the Russian Federation, is actively continuing work on monitoring the observance of the electoral rights of citizens in the run-up to the election of the President of Russia.
The CTO informed that special campaigns were launched in the past by the traffic police to educate road users especially motorists about observance of traffic rules which are for their own safety.
The second edition of the Occupational Therapy Practice Framework: Domain and Process (OTPF) introduced religious observance as an instrumental activity of daily living (IADL) (American Occupational Therapy Association [AOTA], 2008).
The United States Embassy in Manila has announced that it will be closed on January 1 in observance of New Year's Day.
The Department of Education (DepEd) enjoined all schools - both public and private elementary and secondary schools - to actively participate in the observance of this year's Juvenile Justice and Welfare Consciousness Week.
Antibiotic Awareness Week is an annual observance to raise awareness about antibiotic resistance and the importance of appropriate antibiotic prescribing and use.
PESHAWAR -- Inspector General of Police Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Salahuddin Khan Mehsood Friday visited Police Command Post in Kohati gate Peshawar to review security arrangements for peaceful observance of Muharram.
PESHAWAR -- IGP Khyber Pakthunkhwa Nasir Khan Durrani on Tuesday said the KP Police have made foolproof security arrangements for peaceful observance of Ashura Moharram and any misadventure on the part of any terrorist group will get matching response.