discontinuance

Definitions of discontinuance
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n the act of discontinuing or breaking off; an interruption (temporary or permanent)

Synonyms:
discontinuation
Antonyms:
continuance, continuation
the act of continuing an activity without interruption
Types:
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disfranchisement
the discontinuation of a franchise; especially the discontinuation of the right to vote
disinheritance
the act by a donor that terminates the right of a person to inherit
phase-out
the act or instance of a planned discontinuation
prorogation
discontinuation of the meeting (of a legislative body) without dissolving it
dismount
the act of dismounting (a horse or bike etc.)
Type of:
conclusion, ending, termination
the act of ending something

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