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cessative

[ses-uh-tiv, se-sey-] /ˈsɛs ə tɪv, sɛˈseɪ-/
adjective
1.
(of a verbal form or aspect) expressing cessation.
Origin of cessative
< Latin cessāt(us) (past participle of cessāre to delay) + -ive
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