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cease

verb abate, abrogate, abstain from, adjourn, annul, arrest, be all over, be at an end, be silent, become void, bring to an end, cancel, cause to halt, check, close, come to a close, come to a standstill, come to an end, consummate, culminate, desist, discontinue, draw to a close, drop, end, expire, extinguish, finish, forbear, get through, give over, halt, hold off, interrupt, lapse, leave off, make an end of, pause, put a stop to, put an end to, quell, quit, refrain, relinquish, run its course, stanch, stay, stem, stop, stop work, surcease, suspend, terminate, vacate, withdraw
Associated concepts: cease and desist order, cease doing busiiess, cease from occupying, cease to act, cease to do business
Foreign phrases: Cessante causa, cessat effectus.When the cause ceases, the effect ceases. Cessante ratione legis, cessat et ipsa lex. The reason of the law ceasing, the law itself also ceases.
See also: abandon, abate, close, cloture, complete, conclude, desist, discontinue, dissipate, dissolve, expire, finish, forbear, forgo, halt, interrupt, leave, palliate, pause, perish, quit, refrain, relinquish, renounce, rest, shut, stop, succumb, suspend, terminate, vacate, waive, withdraw
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Fourth-round pick Carson Sands and fifth-rounder Justin Steele - who both pitched for the Ems last year - were the only players drafted in those rounds to get a signing bonus of more than $1 million and Cease received more money than both of them.
But now we have proposed law under which the Commission will be able to cease membership of those members who will fail to submit asset details for two months," the official said.
Samia Khoury, MD, and her associates at Harvard School of Medicine, are working on still another approach to an immune system cease fire in MS.
368(a)(1)(A) purposes, a statutory merger or consolidation is a transaction effected pursuant to the statute, and all of the assets (other than those distributed in the transaction) and liabilities of each member of one or more combining units (each a transferor unit) become the assets and liabilities of one or more members of one other combining unit (the transferee unit), and the combining entity of each transferor unit ceases its separate legal existence for all purposes.
Bank of the Orient, San Francisco, California Cease and desist order dated May 7, 2002 Terminated April 18, 2005
Both Canada Credit Fix and Cease Collects customers are the real winners as the combination of corporate strategies and technology will insure that the customers receives real and tangible improvements on their credit report.
The Federal Reserve Board simultaneously announced the termination of the May 14, 2004, consent order to cease and desist against Riggs National Corporation and Riggs International Banking Corporation, Miami, Florida, an Edge corporation.
The Federal Reserve Board on May 14, 2004, announced the issuance of a consent order to cease and desist against Riggs National Corporation, Washington, D.
Nevertheless, a target must cease to exist in an A reorganization.
The current officers and directors of BEI have been under a self-imposed cease trade order since January 1 of this year.
On May 18, 1998, in response to the alleged misconduct by employees of several foreign banking organizations whose activities were identified during Operation Casablanca, the Federal Reserve Board issued temporary orders to cease and desist.