commitment(redirected from committment)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Financial.
1. the referral of a bill to a committee or legislature
2. Law a written order of a court directing that a person be imprisoned
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
(cell and molecular biology)
The establishment of a unique developmental sequence in a cell that differs from the prior state.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.