(Computers) A key used especially to interrupt a command, exit a program, or change levels within a program.
The act or an instance of renouncing; a giving up formally or voluntarily, often at a sacrifice, of a right, claim, title, etc.
Abandonment of one's religious faith, a political party, one's principles, or a cause.
The act or process of withdrawing, as:
Same as tax avoidance.
A way of doing this; subterfuge
The act or an instance of eluding or escaping; evasion.
The act or an instance of playing truant
Quality, state, or instance of being loyal
The definition of help is aid that you request, or is someone who provides assistance.
The definition of assistance is the act of helping or lending support.
A failing or failure
The ability to fly:
The definition of a departure is a deviation, or the act of leaving or starting on a trip.
The definition of a secession is a breaking away from an organization, country, etc.
Withdrawal from one's occupation or position, especially upon reaching a certain age.
Resignation is the act of leaving something, generally a job or position.
A separation between things that were once connected or associated.
The state or quality of being unchanging
A period of retirement or seclusion, for an individual or a group, for prayer, study, spiritual renewal, etc.
Something that provides help, support, or relief, such as money or supplies:
A stay or visit.
Dereliction is defined as a shameful or negligent failure to live up to obligations, or to a state of being neglected and dilapidated.
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