intermission

  1. the act of suspending activity temporarily
  2. a time interval during which there is a temporary cessation of something

Intermission

An intermission (American, Canadian English) or interval (British English) is a recess between parts of a performance or production, such as for a theatrical play, opera, concert, or film screening. It should not be confused with an entr`acte (French: `between acts`), which, in the 18th century, was a sung, danced, spoken, or musical performanc......
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Intermission

• (n.) Intervention; interposition. • (n.) The temporary cessation or subsidence of a fever; the space of time between the paroxysms of a disease. Intermission is an entire cessation, as distinguished from remission, or abatement of fever. • (n.) The act or the state of intermitting; the state of being neglected or disused; disuse; d...
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intermission

1. The act or the state of intermitting; the state of being neglected or disused; disuse; discontinuance. ... 2. Cessation for a time; an intervening period of time; an interval; a temporary pause; as, to labour without intermission; an intermission of ten minutes. 'Rest or intermission none I find.' (Milton) ... 3. <medicine> The temporary c...
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intermission

noun the act of suspending activity temporarily
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Intermission

In`ter·mis'sion noun [ Latin intermissio : confer French intermission . See Intermit .] 1. The act or the state of intermitting; the state of being neglected or disused; disuse; discontinuance. B. Jonson. 2. Cessation for a time; an intervening period of t...
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Intermission

A fifteen-minute recess between each of the three periods of a hockey game.
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intermission

a fifteen-minute recess between each of the three periods of a hockey game.
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intermission

intermission 1. The act of suspending an activity temporarily. 2. A time interval during which there is a temporary cessation of something. 3. A respite or recess. 4. The period between the acts of a theatrical or musical performance.
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Intermission

the 5-minute rest period between periods of a game.
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Intermission

the 5-minute rest period between periods of a game.
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intermission

Type: Term Pronunciation: in′tĕr-mish′ŭn Definitions: 1. A temporary cessation of symptoms or of any action. 2. An interval between two paroxysms of a disease, such as malaria.
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intermission

[n] - the act of suspending activity temporarily
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