cease to exist

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See: decease, die, perish
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For suppose the correlative of 'the slave' should be said to be 'the man', or the correlative of 'the wing"the bird'; if the attribute 'master' be withdrawn from' the man', the correlation between 'the man' and 'the slave' will cease to exist, for if the man is not a master, the slave is not a slave.
For some time they continued through the forest--how long I could not guess for I was learning, what was later borne very forcefully to my mind, that time ceases to be a factor the moment means for measuring it cease to exist.
If bubbles pop and cease to exist - why did we call the Dot-com era a 'bubble'?
Summary: Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh) [India] December 4 (ANI): Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Monday said that the Congress party would cease to exist if vice-president Rahul Gandhi is elevated as the party chief.
Jack Dromey, Labour MP for Erdington, says that that funding changes could mean nursery schools in the city "will cease to exist as we have known them and many will close.
MOSKOVA (CyHAN)- Progress cargo vessel that was bound for the ISS will cease to exist on May 8, according to Roscosmos.
It will cease to exist on Easter Sunday and become part of the new diocese of Leeds also to be known as the Diocese of West Yorkshire and the Dales.
company, with some predicting it may simply cease to exist.
The Serbian government said that the troubled lender Razvojna Banka Vojvodine (RVB) will cease to exist next month, after its assets, clients and loans are transferred to another bank and its loans to a special fund.
Just as the calendars we have at home do not cease to exist after December 31, the Mayan calendar does not cease to exist on December 21, 2012", a NASA official told CNA.
According to the company, the notes will no longer be deemed outstanding, interest will cease to accrue thereon and all rights of a holder of the notes shall cease to exist, except for the right to receive the redemption price, on or after the redemption date.
GRAEME SOUNESS fears Rangers will cease to exist in their current form.