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of 'the slave' should be said to be 'the man', or the correlative of 'the wing"the bird'; if the attribute 'master' be withdrawn from' the man', the correlation between 'the man' and 'the slave' will cease to exist, for if the man is not a master, the slave is not a slave.
If the perceptible is annihilated, perception also will cease to exist; but the annihilation of perception does not cancel the existence of the perceptible.
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. Our watches were gone, and we were living beneath a stationary sun.
A WARNING has been sounded that careers such as lorry driving will "cease to exist" as technology advances.
Summary: Ghazipur (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Apr 19 (ANI): Union Minister Manoj Sinha has launched an open threat to opposers of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) workers, stating that a finger pointed towards his party workers will cease to exist after four hours.
ISLAMABAD -- The incumbent Local Governments in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa will cease to exist in August thus new LG polls are likely to be held in November, sources in the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) said.
| The Ebbw Vale Enterprise Zone Board will cease to exist as the Tech Valleys governance bodies are rolled out, including a strategic advisory group.
Will the Bitcoin bubble pop and Bitcoin will cease to exist? Will it be no more?
TEHRAN (FNA)- The head of Russia's Lower House Committee for Defense, a former commander of the Airborne Troops, said on Monday that by the end of 2017 the Syrian government will regain control of its Eastern border and the ISIL terrorist group will cease to exist.'
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." He highlighted the Government's plan to provide 30 hours a week of free childcare to parents of children aged three or four in families where every parent works.
Naftogaz Ukrainy said, "If the Nord Stream-2 pipeline is built, the Ukrainian route will cease to exist. The European Union would sacrifice the existing transport capacity of 151 billion cubic meters in favor of the new 55 billion cubic meters 'to cover a future growth of demand'."
MOSKOVA (CyHAN)- Progress cargo vessel that was bound for the ISS will cease to exist on May 8, according to Roscosmos.