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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • intransitive v. to cease, as from work; to desist.
  • transitive v. To force off by a blow or by beating.
  • transitive v. To assign to a bidder at an auction, by a blow on the counter.
  • transitive v. To leave off (work, etc.).

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