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issuance

[ish-oo-uh ns] /ˈɪʃ u əns/
noun
1.
the act of issuing.
2.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65, Americanism; issue + -ance
Related forms
preissuance, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for preissuance

issuance

/ˈɪʃjʊəns/
noun
1.
the act of issuing
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Word Origin and History for preissuance

issuance

n.

1863, American English, from issue (v.) + -ance.

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