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cessation

noun [C or U] uk   /sesˈeɪ.ʃən/ formal us  
ending or stopping: Religious leaders have called for a total cessation of the bombing campaign.
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Translations of “cessation”
in Spanish cese, suspensión…
in French cessation…
in German der Stillstand…
in Chinese (Traditional) 結束, 停止, 中斷,中止…
in Russian прекращение…
in Turkish şiddetin sona ermesi, durma, kesilme…
in Chinese (Simplified) 结束, 停止, 中断,中止…
in Polish zaprzestanie…
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