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  1. List of paraphrases for "deferring":

    postponing, delaying

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  1. Barloworld Chief Executive Clive Thomson:

    They typically have been in the pipeline for a couple of years but mining companies have been deferring them.

  2. Charlie Bateson:

    Although the Ebola virus is not airborne at this time and can only be caught through coming in contact with the bodily fluids of an infected person, and is currently limited to destinations in West Africa, we have recently experienced a small number of clients deferring their holiday plans to the rest of the continent, we remain in constant contact with the FCO, WHO and with tourist boards and our supplier partners across the world.

  3. Marcie Keever:

    We wish the EPA wasn’t defaulting and deferring to ICAO, and instead would lead the way.

  4. Dan Witters:

    Not only do you have a real significant number that are deferring care, forgoing care altogether, you also have a big chunk that are getting the care but having to borrow to get it, there are few Americans out there who are safe from the American health care cost crisis.

  5. Virginia Canter:

    The idea is that they're deferring it, and, the fact is, sometimes you're selling in a down market.

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