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Desuetude

Des´ue`tude
n.1.The cessation of use; disuse; discontinuance of practice, custom, or fashion.
The desuetude abrogated the law, which, before, custom had established.
- Jer. Taylor.
Noun1.desuetude - a state of inactivity or disuse

DESUETUDE. This term is applied to laws which have become obsolete. (q.v.)

abandonment, absentation, abstention, abstinence, casting away, cease, cessation, close, closing, closure, conclusion, discontinuance, discontinuation, disuse, end, ending, evacuation, forsaking, jettison, jettisoning, leaving, nonemployment, nonprevalence, nonuse, obsolescence, obsoleteness, obsoletion, obsoletism, pensioning off, pulling out, retirement, superannuation, throwing overboard, unprevalence, withdrawal
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Desulphurate
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