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  1. es·tab·lish·ment
    IPA[əˈstabliSHmənt]
  2. noun

  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: establishment, plural noun: establishments

    • noun

      the action of establishing something or being established:

      a marriage:

    • noun

      the action of establishing something again or anew:
    • noun

      the clause in the First Amendment of the US Constitution that prohibits the establishment of religion by Congress.
    • noun

      the action of establishing something again or anew:
    • noun

      a place designed for the imprisonment and punishment of convicts:
    • noun

      the level of equipment and manning laid down for a military unit in wartime.
    • adjective

      against the establishment or established authority:
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