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cold-turkey

[kohld-tur-kee] /ˈkoʊldˈtɜr ki/
verb (used with object)
1.
to withdraw from (an addictive substance or a habit) abruptly and completely.
verb (used without object)
2.
to withdraw from an addictive substance or a habit abruptly and completely.
adjective
3.
abrupt and complete:
cold-turkey withdrawal from drugs.
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