What does cessation mean?

Definitions for cessation
sɛˈseɪ ʃənces·sa·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cessation, surceasenoun

    a stopping

    "a cessation of the thunder"

Wiktionary

  1. cessationnoun

    A ceasing or discontinuance, as of action, whether temporary or final.

    cessation of war, smoking cessation

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cessationnoun

    a ceasing or discontinuance, as of action, whether temporary or final; a stop; as, a cessation of the war

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Cessation

    ses-ā′shun, n. a ceasing or stopping: a rest: a pause. [Fr.,—L. cessation-em. See Cease.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cessation in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cessation in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of cessation in a Sentence

  1. Saundra Dalton-Smith:

    Rest is not simply the cessation of activity, the core of rest has to be restorative.

  2. Daniel Ho:

    E-cigarette use is a controversial topic, while supporters are optimistic about the potential for harm reduction in the minority of established cigarette smokers,( for) which convincing evidence is lacking, this does not seem to justify the potential harm of re-normalizing cigarette smoking, delaying smoking cessation, and escalating to real cigarette smoking, especially among the majority non-smoking young people.

  3. Vimal Gokani:

    Smoking cessation is very difficult, but so important.

  4. Jim Thrasher:

    Current warnings in the United States are small and barely noticeable, as they are on the side of the cigarette packages and have had the same messages for over 30 years, the data are very consistent across a range of different studies in different cultural contexts – graphic warnings on cigarette packages do a better job than warnings with only text when informing consumers about the many serious health risks from smoking and in promoting smoking cessation.

  5. Avni Joshi:

    There is hope that smoking cessation will help improve asthma symptoms and health care utilization even after any duration or extent of second-hand tobacco exposure, in addition, children learn from parental behavior and they are less likely to start smoking themselves if they do not observe parental tobacco use.

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