commencement

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commencement /kəˈmɛnsmənt/ noun
plural commencements
commencement
/kəˈmɛnsmənt/
noun
plural commencements
Learner's definition of COMMENCEMENT
formal
[noncount] : the time when something begins : beginning usually + of
US : a ceremony during which degrees or diplomas are given to students who have graduated from a school or college
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often used before another noun
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