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to stop suddenly, as a conversation, activity, or relationship

to fasten or be fastened at one point with no support from below

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hang freely

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cause to be held in suspension in a fluid

bar temporarily

stop a process or a habit by imposing a freeze on it

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make inoperative or stop

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In that regard, the state has a significant interest in immediately suspending employees who occupy positions of great public trust and high public visibility, such as police officers, when felony charges are filed against them.
According to district records, the 1,663-student school meted out 701 suspensions last year, statistically equivalent to suspending 42 percent of the student population.
Following such submissions by Resolution 201 dated December 15, 2005 (notified December 20) the Arbitration Tribunal resolved rejecting the order of suspension ordered by the 64th Civil Court and temporarily suspending the arbitration closing arguments hearing, as ordered by the injunction issued by the Third Civil Court of Cajamarca.
owned ABC is suspending benefits for locked-out union members as a labor dispute between the television network and as many as 2,400 workers in five cities entered its fourth week.
As a result of the Supreme Court's decision confirming the jurisdiction and autonomy of the Arbitration Process, Sulliden has now formally requested the Arbitration Tribunal to reconsider its recent decision (resolved by a two-to-one majority vote) (Resolution 162 dated May 26, 2005) suspending the Arbitration Hearing based on a separate order issued by the Judge of the District of Lima at the request of Algamarca.
On its own, the hospital took the precaution of suspending the 40 other members of its respiratory care department until the investigation is complete, he said.
We know that Korea is an important export market for Portland and that there is a strong correlation between nonstop airline service and international trade, so we looked at alternatives to suspending this service.
All three favor terminating, not just suspending, the rail projects.
Quintel stated that it had received notice late last week from Bell Atlantic that it would suspend billing of Quintel's Enhanced Services for 60 days, and also learned yesterday that SBC was suspending billing of the Company's 900 telephone entertainment services and a portion of the Company's Enhanced Services.
Schultz also criticized the IAAF, track's worldwide governing body, for suspending the three Americans before their national federation had acted.
NASDAQ:VCTR), a supplier of technologies and services to the power industry, today announced that it is temporarily suspending all construction and startup activities associated with its EnviroGlass vitrification program.
Bill Hunter, executive director of the NBA Players Association, said the league ``acted improperly in suspending those players who left the bench as peacemakers.
Magnetic bearings work by suspending a rotating shaft in an electro-magnetic field.