cease and desist

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A demanding that one "cease and desist from" continuing certain behavior, such as copyright infringement, trademark infringement, slander, or libel.
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a cease-and-desist letter; a cease-and-desist order

Submitted on July 07, 2010

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cease and desistTo stop and not resume an action.
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