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The judge went further and enjoined the county from both enforcing its cease and desist order against the strip clubs and businesses with restaurant services.Morning Report: What’s Standing in the Defund Movement’s Way|Voice of San Diego|December 17, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Without a near-total cease in carbon pollution, our climate won’t stop warming.The pandemic led to a record drop in carbon emissions|Ula Chrobak|December 16, 2020|Popular-Science
Many of those who have become cops in New York seem to have ceased to address such minor offenses over the past few days.Shot Down During the NYPD Slowdown|Michael Daly|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
This concern ceased after the Spanish warned of severe punitive measures on the family members of suicides.The Life and Hard Times Of The Family A Cuban Defector Left Behind|Brin-Jonathan Butler|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The pair had argued, and the assistant ceased performing this most onerous of duties.A Million Ways to Die in Prison|Daniel Genis|December 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It is entirely possible for some of these mechanisms to be functioning while others have ceased.What It’s Like to Wake Up Dead|Dr. Anand Veeravagu, MD, Tej Azad|November 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When one major operation, dubbed Arrowhead Ripper, concluded in mid-August, most insurgent activity in the area had ceased.How the NSA Became a Killing Machine|Shane Harris|November 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The noise of his slumbers culminated in a sudden, choking grunt, and abruptly ceased.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
We can imagine that, as soon as a printed book ceased to be a great rarity, it became an object of great abhorrence.
People have not only ceased to purchase those old-fashioned things called books, but even to read them!
The old owl no longer hooted, and the water-oaks had ceased to moan as they bent their heads.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
Like many other Yankee notions, it did not thrive here, and the humming of those bees soon ceased.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham|Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell