discontinuance: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (dis"kun-tin'y-uns), [key]
- the act or state of discontinuing or the state of being discontinued; cessation: the discontinuance of a business.
- the termination of a suit by the act of the plaintiff, as by notice in writing, or by neglect to take the proper adjournments to keep it pending.
- discontinuance (Thesaurus)