Meaning of discontinuation in English:


Pronunciation /dɪskəntɪnjʊˈeɪʃ(ə)n/

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‘Sudden discontinuation may lead to withdrawal symptoms and rapid worsening of the condition being treated.’
  • ‘Dependence can develop, leading to withdrawal symptoms on discontinuation of these agents.’
  • ‘The decision would not be ignored, as the deadline for discontinuation of operations would be met, but troops would start pulling out later.’
  • ‘Questions such as this can and do fill diary writers with anxieties and often enough lead to discontinuation of diaries.’
  • ‘Regular users, upon discontinuation of marijuana, may experience withdrawal effects.’