removal or withdrawal from service, office, or business.
the portion of a person's life during which
a person is retired
a pension or other income on which a retired
person lives: His retirement is barely enough to pay the rent.
withdrawal into privacy or seclusion.
a private or secluded place.
orderly withdrawal of a military force
, according to plan, without pressure from the enemy.
withdrawal of securities from the market by a corporation
, as through payment at maturity, repurchase, or exchange.
noting or pertaining to retirement: retirement pay.
preretirement, adjective, noun