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Synonyms for commutation

Synonyms for commutation

the travel of a commuter

a warrant substituting a lesser punishment for a greater one

(law) the reduction in severity of a punishment imposed by law

the act of putting one thing or person in the place of another: "he sent Smith in for Jones but the substitution came too late to help"

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Haveron, Maiden's Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer added, 'The combined effects of the LPT/ADC and the newly announced Commutation significantly strengthens our solvency ratios and further positions Maiden to execute future steps along our path to recovery.
President Donald Trump has so far granted 10 pardons and four commutations during his presidency.
This was an important factor as it determined whether he qualified for a commutation of the sentence.
Secretary Information Shafqat Jalil said there was no issue of payment of pensions and salaries, only payment of commutation amount during previous government tenure was outstanding.
Donations can be dropped off at Regenda Homes, Commutation Plaza, 1, Commutation Row, Liverpool, Merseyside L3 8QF, Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm.
OKLAHOMA CITY Oklahomans for Criminal Justice Reform on Monday announced that it has met the Pardon and Parole Board's request to secure strong re-entry services for 31 commutation applicants seeking to have their excessive drug possession sentences reduced.
These prisoners were given conditional pardon and commutation of pardon.
Karachi is the city of about 28 million population but until there is no mass transit system established in Karachi due to this the commutation time is increased and this extra time for commutation destroys the social life of the people.
The input voltage is assumed to be switched on in some preceding commutation time t = [t.sub.0] < 0.
It can be controlled with block (trapezoidal), sinusoidal, or vector commutation when interfaced with a microprocessor.
Along with the harmful emissions in the nature, people are also troubling with bigger numbers on their commutation bills.
The uplift works left incomplete also cause water accumulation in streets which cause difficulty in commutation. People demanded solution to the problems they are facing due to negligence of the officials concerned.
Compared with permanent-magnet synchronous machines (PMSM), commutation torque ripple of BLDC motors is more serious so as to generate noise and vibration and narrow the scope of high precision and high stability applications [3, 7].
Resident of Punjab province continues to face health and commutation problems as smog engulfs most parts of the province.