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To postpone or assign to a later time or date
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“He said the national executive agreed to defer the election to October 2, two weeks later than the original date of September 18.”
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Submit to or acknowledge the merit of
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“But I'm sure there are many people like me who would defer to scientific facts that are duly recorded and widely acknowledged.”
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To pause in indecision before doing something
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To store or set aside for future use
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To act in a submissive manner
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To prevent from progress
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Be subjected to
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To fail to care for or pay attention to
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