discontinuance

[n] - the act of discontinuing or breaking off
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Discontinuance

Notice given by the Court, on instruction by the claimant, that they no longer wish to proceed with the case
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Discontinuance

Dis`con·tin'u·ance noun 1. The act of discontinuing, or the state of being discontinued; want of continued connection or continuity; breaking off; cessation; interruption; as, a discontinuance of conversation or intercourse; discontinuance of a highway or of travel. 2.
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discontinuance

discontinuation noun the act of discontinuing or breaking off; an interruption (temporary or permanent)
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Discontinuance

• (n.) The act of discontinuing, or the state of being discontinued; want of continued connection or continuity; breaking off; cessation; interruption; as, a discontinuance of conversation or intercourse; discontinuance of a highway or of travel. • (n.) That technical interruption of the proceedings in pleading in an action, which follows...
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Discontinuance

A chasm or interruption in the pleading.
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