suspension

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suspension
  • noun
    The action of suspending someone or something or the condition of being suspended. (the suspension of military action)
    The system of springs and shock absorbers by which a vehicle is supported on its wheels. (modifications have been made to the car's rear suspension)
    A mixture in which particles are dispersed throughout the bulk of a fluid. (a suspension of maize starch in arachis oil)
    A discord made by prolonging a note of a chord into the following chord.

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