cesser

noun
ces·ser | \ ˈsesə(r) \
plural -s

Definition of cesser 

law

: ceasing:

a : a neglect of a tenant to perform due services or make payment for two years

b : a ceasing of liability

c obsolete : a ceasing to hold office

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History and Etymology for cesser

Middle French, from cesser, verb

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