1. postponement the act of delaying something until a future time
  2. discernment the cognitive condition of someone who understands
  3. apportionment the act of distributing according to a plan
  4. disillusionment freeing from false belief
  5. positioning the act of putting something in a certain place
  6. consignment the delivery of goods for sale or disposal
  7. assignment an undertaking that you have been told to perform
  8. predicament an unpleasant or difficult situation
  9. environment the totality of surrounding conditions
  10. position effect (genetics) the effect on the expression of a gene that is produced by changing its location in a chromosome
  11. misalignment the spatial property of things that are not properly aligned
  12. sustainment the act of sustaining life by food or providing a means of subsistence
  13. positional notation a numeration system in which a real number is represented by an ordered set of characters where the value of a character depends on its position
  14. reapportionment a new apportionment
  15. secernment the organic process of synthesizing and releasing some substance
  16. pronunciamento a public declaration of intentions
  17. government the system or form by which a community is ruled
  18. atonement the act of making amends for sin or wrongdoing
  19. reassignment assignment to a different duty
  20. parliament a legislative assembly in certain countries