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Flashcards in Cease and Desist Deck (14)
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1

Supplant

To take the place of

2

Abrogate

Formally put an end to something; dissolve

3

Abscission

The act of cutting off

4

Bowdlerize

Censor, expurgate

5

Cessation

Ending

6

Foil

Circumvent; nip in the bud

7

Impasse

Stalemate

8

Jettison

Eject

9

Parry

Ward off; circumvent

10

Stanch

Stop the flow of; occlude; stymie

11

Stultify

Ridicule; inhibit; impede

12

Deflect

Avert, distract, block, party

13

Supersede

Supplant

14

Indemnity

Security or protection or exemption from legal responsibility for one's actions