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cessationnoun [C/U]

 us   /seˈseɪ·ʃən/ fml
the ​ending of a ​condition or the ​stopping of an ​activity: [C usually sing] a cessation of ​violence
(Definition of cessation from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

(Definition of cessation from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"cessation" in Business English

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cessationnoun [C or U]

uk   us   /sesˈeɪʃən/ formal
the fact of something ​ending or ​stopping: The ​company has now ​stoppedtrading and has announced the cessation of its ​business.
(Definition of cessation from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “cessation”
in Spanish cese, suspensión…
in Vietnamese sự tạm ngừng…
in Malaysian berhentinya…
in Thai การชะงัก…
in French cessation…
in German der Stillstand…
in Chinese (Simplified) 结束, 停止, 中断,中止…
in Turkish şiddetin sona ermesi, durma, kesilme…
in Russian прекращение…
in Indonesian penghentian…
in Chinese (Traditional) 結束, 停止, 中斷,中止…
in Polish zaprzestanie…
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