cease engagement

cease engagement

In air defense, a fire control order used to direct units to stop the firing sequence against a designated target. Guided missiles already in flight will continue to intercept. See also engage; hold fire.
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2767, which was authored by Councilor Elizabeth Delarmente, mandates that all manufacturers, distributors, wholesalers and retailers, including street "tiangge" and online vendors, in the city are obliged to cease engagements in business activities involving the production and trade of mercury-laden products.