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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (2)

1. official notice that you have been fired from your job;
[syn: dismissal, dismission, pink slip]

2. the termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart);
[syn: dismissal, dismission, discharge, firing, liberation, release, sack, sacking]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Dismission \Dis*mis"sion\, n. [Cf. L. dimissio.] 1. The act dismissing or sending away; permission to leave; leave to depart; dismissal; as, the dismission of the grand jury. [1913 Webster] 2. Removal from office or employment; discharge, either with honor or with disgrace. [1913 Webster] 3. Rejection; a setting aside as trivial, invalid, or unworthy of consideration. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

dismission n 1: official notice that you have been fired from your job [syn: dismissal, dismission, pink slip] 2: the termination of someone's employment (leaving them free to depart) [syn: dismissal, dismission, discharge, firing, liberation, release, sack, sacking]