Sunday, 30 December 2012

Entry: surcease (n.)

In context: "'You can of course view entertainments again and again without surcease on TelEntertainment disks of storage and retrieval.'"

Definition:   The action, or an act, of bringing or coming to an end; (a) cessation, stop; esp. (a) temporary cessation, suspension, or intermission.


SNOOT score: 2

Page: 600

Source: Oxford English Dictionary

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