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discontinues

verb
present tense third-person singular of discontinue

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1 to bring (as an action or operation) to an immediate end
  • the editors were told to discontinue the printing of rumors in the student paper immediately

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2 to stop doing (something) permanently
  • we have discontinued the manufacture of that item

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3 to come to an end
  • publication of the magazine will discontinue at the end of the year

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“Discontinues.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/discontinues. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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