[ dis-kuh n-tin-yoo-ey-shuh n ]
/ ˌdɪs kənˌtɪn yuˈeɪ ʃən /
a breach or interruption of continuity or unity: Progress was delayed by repeated discontinuations of work.
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Words nearby discontinuation
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Example sentences from the Web for discontinuation
The constant harassing has forced the discontinuation of the Blossoms.Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist|Alexander Berkman