pass a resolution


pass a resolution
approve a resolution, make a formal decision

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • resolution — A document that records a decision or action by a Board of Directors, or a bond resolution by a government entity authorizing a bond issue. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary * * * resolution res‧o‧lu‧tion [ˌrezəˈluːʆn] noun 1. [countable] an… …   Financial and business terms

  • resolution — n. decision 1) to propose a resolution 2) to adopt, pass a resolution 3) a joint resolution (of Congress) 4) a resolution to + inf. (they adopted a resolution to increase membership dues) 5) a resolution that + clause; subj. (a resolution was… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • pass — /pɑ:s/ verb 1. ♦ to pass a dividend to pay no dividend in a certain year 2. to approve something ● The finance director has to pass an invoice before it is sent out. ● The loan has been passed by the board. ♦ to pass a resolution to vote to agree …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • PASS — vi 1 a: to issue a decision, verdict, or opinion the Supreme Court pass ed on a statute b: to be legally issued judgment pass ed by default 2: to go from the control, ownership, or possession of one person or group to that of …   Law dictionary

  • resolution — res·o·lu·tion /ˌre zə lü shən/ n 1: a formal expression of opinion, will, or intention voted by an official body (as a legislature) or assembled group see also concurrent resolution, joint resolution 2: an expressio …   Law dictionary

  • Pass — Pass, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Passed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Passing}.] [F. passer, LL. passare, fr. L. passus step, or from pandere, passum, to spread out, lay open. See {Pace}.] 1. To go; to move; to proceed; to be moved or transferred from one point… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • resolution — noun 1 formal decision taken after a vote ADJECTIVE ▪ draft ▪ formal ▪ proposed ▪ joint ▪ a joint US British resolution …   Collocations dictionary

  • resolution — res|o|lu|tion W3 [ˌrezəˈlu:ʃən] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(decision)¦ 2¦(solution)¦ 3¦(promise)¦ 4¦(determination)¦ 5¦(clear picture)¦ ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1.) ¦(DECISION)¦ a formal decision or statement agreed on by a group of people, especially after a vote… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • pass — pass1 W1S1 [pa:s US pæs] v ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(go past)¦ 2¦(move/go)¦ 3¦(put)¦ 4¦(road/river etc)¦ 5¦(give)¦ 6¦(give information)¦ 7¦(time)¦ 8¦(exam/test)¦ 9¦(law/proposal)¦ 10¦(happen)¦ …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • pass — 1 verb 1 GO PAST (I, T) to come up to a particular point or object and go past it: The crowd parted to let the truck pass. | They kept quiet until the soldiers had passed. | pass sb/sth: We passed each other on the staircase. | I pass the sports… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English


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