Definitions for "Suspension"
The act of suspending, or the state of being suspended; pendency; as, suspension from a hook.
The state of a solid when its particles are mixed with, but undissolved in, a fluid, and are capable of separation by straining; also, any substance in this state.
The prolongation of one or more tones of a chord into the chord which follows, thus producing a momentary discord, suspending the concord which the ear expects. Cf. Retardation.
Keywords:  shock, sway, axles, spring, chassis
On most older and cheaper bikes, knees. On newer bikes, mechanical contrivances which cost a lot more than knees. See Moulton.
Refers to the various springs, shock absorbers and linkages used to suspend a car's frame, body, engine and drivetrain above the wheels.
Connecting system, including springs, between vehicle wheel and body, designed to give best possible riding qualities by keeping unsprung weights to a minimum and reducing shock loadings on track.
Of a person in respect of the exercise of his office, powers, prerogative, etc.; as, the suspension of a student or of a clergyman.
To be excluded from the university as a penalty for failure to meet academic or behavioral standards.
is when a child is removed from school for a specific number of days due to a disciplinary action.
Especially, temporary delay, interruption, or cessation
A conditional withholding, interruption, or delay; as, the suspension of a payment on the performance of a condition.
(1) The suspension of a grant is the temporary withdrawal of federal sponsorship. This includes the withdrawal of authority to incur expenditures against grant funds, pending corrective action, or a decision to terminate the grant.(2) The suspension of an individual or organization causes that party to be temporarily ineligible to receive any assistance and benefits from the federal government pending completion of investigation and legal proceedings as prescribed under agency regulations implementing Executive Order 12549. Such actions may lead to debarment of the grantee.
Pitch held over from a previous chord, becoming dissonant in the new chord, and resolving downward.
a momentary tension caused by the holding over of a note from one chord into the next chord, to which it does not belong
Sustained or "held-over" note of a chord that becomes dissonant when other voices of the chord move to a new harmony, usually resolved down a step or half step.
Of punishment, or sentence of punishment.
A stay or postponement of execution of a sentence condemnatory by means of letters of suspension granted on application to the lord ordinary.
Held up or put on the shelf; temporarily stopped.
The system that supports the weight of the vehicle and provides for a comfortable and safe ride for the driver and passengers.
In general cars with firmer suspension have better handling but suffer a loss of ride quality on rough surfaces. Known as the ride/handling compromise - the sportier the handling, the harder the ride. A few models have adjustable suspension settings for better (softer) ride or better handling. A test drive would indicate whether this feature is important to you.
The elements that hold a loudspeaker driver's moving parts together, allows them to move, and helps return them to rest. Most commonly, these include the flexible surround around the outer rim of the driver and the spider on the underside of the diaphragm. See Spider.
any method used to hold the prosthesis onto the body
Refers to how the orthosis/prosthesis is held on; may include suction, a strap or belt, a wedge, a neoprene sleeve or other method.
Keywords:  serious, cdc, irb, unexpected, guild
a serious undertaking, and your motivation should come from within, not concern about what anyone else might think
a very serious thing, however, sometimes it's necessary to remove a person from the guild
interruption of research; CDC's Institutional Review Boards (IRBs) have authority to interrupt research when it is found that a previously approved research protocol is not being conducted in accordance with the IRB's requirements or that the protocol has been associated with unexpected serious harm to participants.
an illusion in which a person hangs in the air without moving, either partially supported (such as at the end of a pole).
Weaker strata hanging from stronger, overlying strata by means of roof bolts.
Keywords:  bouncy, frame
A bouncy A-Frame
a state in which someone is isolated (completely alone) and unable to contact anyone else - Leo of the Light places negative spirits into suspension
The mounting for a microphone capsule, generally designed to provide some degree of mechanical isolation between the capsule or transducer and the microphone body in order to reduce handling noise.
A keeping of the hearer in doubt and in attentive expectation of what is to follow, or of what is to be the inference or conclusion from the arguments or observations employed.
Keywords:  canter, trot, moment, horse, phase
The moment or phase of the trot or canter in which the horse has no feet on the ground.
Keywords:  hazy, float, settle, whereby, don't
Small pieces that don't settle and float though wine, making it hazy
The act whereby a person or object floats without visible support.
Keywords:  exclusion, row, ten, school, days
an exclusion from school for one to ten days in a row
See Exclusion.
Keywords:  habeas, corpus, execution, action, law
Of the action or execution of law, etc.; as, the suspension of the habeas corpus act.
Keywords:  ferc, waiver, absent, refund, late
The authority of the FERC under the Natural Gas Act to accept a rate filing, to go into effect as early as one month (absent waiver) or as late as five months, subject to refund.
Keywords:  luck, lesson, stipulations, teach, him
a step but taking money away from him or having new stipulations regarding behavior included in his contract (good luck) will start to teach him a lesson
Keywords:  midflow, washed, sand, tiny, enough
Tiny grains of sand are light enough to actually be kept in midflow and washed along with the water.
(child care): The formal act of immediate removing a license to operate due to the immediate imperilment of the health, safety or well being of a child.
The system that is used to support the drawer and facilitate its movement in and out of the pedestal, normally 3/4 and full suspensions.
The combination of components such as coils and foam in an upholstered piece of furniture that provide the support and comfort for the seating and back areas.
Of decision, determination, judgment, etc.; as, to ask a suspension of judgment or opinion in view of evidence to be produced.
Your loan is neither approved, nor denied, but the lender has asked for additional documentation or information. If we are able to provide it, you are approved.
Keywords:  mercantile, firm, bank, due, payment
Of the payment of what is due; as, the suspension of a mercantile firm or of a bank.
Keywords:  ban, licence, notice, drink, period
A notice that a person may not drive under their licence for a period of time.• Drink Driving
a period of time without pay
Ban for specified period
a significant, regulatory event that should alert a broker-dealer to the possibility that existing information concerning the issuer may no longer be accurate
Keywords:  closure, flag, say, evaluated, includes
a closure which includes a flag to say whether or not it has been evaluated
The end of the evening session for specific futures and options markets traded at the Chicago Board of Trade. To Top
Keywords:  span, prohibition, day, year, site
a prohibition from using the site for a span from one day to a year
Keywords:  broken, penalty, rules, player
a penalty given against a player who has broken the rules
Keywords:  labor, pain, study
Of labor, study, pain, etc.
Benefits are no longer received. This can occur in a variety of situations including death.
B. Suspensions