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to no longer do something
to stop doing something, especially speaking
to stop doing something that you are trying hard to do
to stop doing something
to stop doing something that you were doing regularly
to stop something that you are doing or planning to do, especially because it is too difficult to continue
to stop yourself or someone else from doing something
to not continue with something
to stop trying to do something because you lack determination or because you think you cannot win
a pattern on a sandy beach, made as a form of natural art …
a thick sweet liquid taken from maple trees and used as a sauce
a symbol named after King Adinkra, used in West Africa in fabric and on other items
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