discontinue - definition and synonyms

verb [transitive] 

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/ˌdɪskənˈtɪnjuː/
present tense
I/you/we/theydiscontinue
he/she/itdiscontinues
present participlediscontinuing
past tensediscontinued
past participlediscontinued
  1. 1
    to stop doing something that you were doing regularly

    First the dose was reduced, then treatment was discontinued.