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 Adjective ColoursAdjournment of the House. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Adjourn.
 
Once written ajorn. French, à-journer, to put off to another day.   1
        “He ajorned tham to relie in the North of Carlele.”—Longtoft: Chronicle, p. 309.
 


 Adjective ColoursAdjournment of the House. 

 
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