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A court or party dismisses a case when they find there is not enough evidence to proceed.


 

Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary
dismissal (noun)
the act of the fact or state of being - dismissing dismissed
Merriam-Webster Online Thesaurus
dismissal (noun)
the termination of the employment of an employee or a work force often temporarily
SYNONYMS:
ax ( axe), discharge, dismissal, furlough, redundancy
RELATED WORDS:
pink slip; bird [], boot, bum's rush, downsizing, firing, heave-ho, sack; closing, shutdown; shakeout, shake-up
NEAR ANTONYMS:
callback, recall, reemployment, rehire, rehiring
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