retiral


retiral
retiral
meaning ‘retirement from office’, is largely confined to Scottish use:

• There is also a huge group of doctors who are on the verge of retiral or resignation, and are simply hanging on to see if this new contract will deliver improvements —Scotland on Sunday, 2003.


Modern English usage. 2014.

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