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settlement (n):
termination of a business operation by using its assets to discharge its liabilities
Related Words: liquidation
settlement (n):
the act of colonizing; the establishment of colonies
Samples
the British colonization of America
Related Words: colonisationcolonization
settlement (n):
something settled or resolved; the outcome of decision making
Samples
they finally reached a settlement with the union.
they never did achieve a final resolution of their differences.
he needed to grieve before he could achieve a sense of closure
settlement (n):
a conclusive resolution of a matter and disposition of it
settlement (n):
a community of people smaller than a town
settlement (n):
a body of people who settle far from home but maintain ties with their homeland; inhabitants remain nationals of their home state but are not literally under the home state's system of government
Samples
the American colony in Paris
Related Words: colony
settlement (n):
an area where a group of families live together
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Better be sure than sorry

Tedbirini al ki üzülmeyesîn.
You should be cautious—if you are not, you may regret it.


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