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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 sur·cease /(ˌ)sɝˈsis, ˈsɚ/
 停止(vt.)(vi.)中止,停止

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sur·cease n.  Cessation; stop; end. “Not desire, but its surcease.”
    It is time that there were an end and surcease made of this immodest and deformed manner of writing.   --Bacon.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sur·cease, v. t. To cause to cease; to end. [Obs.] “The waves . . . their range surceast.”
    The nations, overawed, surceased the fight.   --Dryden.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sur·cease, v. i. To cease. [Obs.]
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 surcease
      n : a stopping; "a cessation of the thunder" [syn: cessation]