The definition of a cessation is an ending.(noun)
An example of cessation is the final episode of a long running television show.
See cessation in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: L cessatio < pp. of cessare, cease
See cessation in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Middle English cessacioun
Origin: , from Old French cessation
Origin: , from Latin cessātiō, cessātiōn-
Origin: , from cessātus
Origin: , past participle of cessāre, to stop; see cease.
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