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Oxford dictionary definition of the word intermit:
verb (intermits, intermitting, intermitted)
suspend or discontinue (an action or practice) for a time:
he was urged to intermit his application
[no object] (especially of a fever or pulse) stop for a time.
mid 16th century: from Latin intermittere, from inter- ‘between’ + mittere ‘let go’