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To cease to proceed or act
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“Thus they may be motivated to continue to sell drugs even as they desist from use because of the deterrent effect of bioassay screening.”
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To refuse or say no to
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Interrupt action or speech briefly
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To diminish in intensity or severity, especially gradually
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To die or cease living
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Hesitate or be unwilling to accept an idea or undertaking
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Admit defeat
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