the event of something endinga brief stay in the course of a journeythe state of inactivity following an interruptiona spot where something halts or pauses(music) a knob on an organ that is pulled to change the sound quality from the organ pipesa mechanical device in a camera that controls size of aperture of the lensa restraint that checks the motion of something
A molding used to hold, position or separate window parts.
In architecture, a stop is a member, plain or moulded, formed of a separate piece and fixed to a jamb, against which a door or window shuts. This takes the place, or answers the purpose, of a rebate.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/TS.HTM
On music, the term stop describes regulating the sounds of musical strings by pressing them against the finger board with the finger, or by shortening the vibrating part of other musical instruments.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/VS.HTM
Is an order than becomes market executable when a stated level is hit or crossed. Sell stops become market activated when the market declines to the stated stop price or lower. Then the order requires the instrument to be sold at prevailing market prices. Buy stops become market activated when the market advances to the stated stop price or higher....Found on http://www.oasismanagement.com/glossary/
[n] - a spot where something halts or pauses 2. [n] - the event of something ending 3. [n] - (music) a knob on an organ that is pulled to change the sound quality from the organ pipes 4. [n] - the act of stopping something 5. [n] - a brief stay in the course of a journey 6. [v] - stop from happening or developing 7. [v]Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=stop
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Safety Training and Observation Programme DuPont initiated scheme designed to create a culture of spotting potential hazards before they cause an accident.
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Series of pistols, Frommer [HU]
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See shutoff valve. Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20933
Stop transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Stopped ; present participle & verbal noun Stopping .] [ Middle English stoppen , Anglo-Saxon stoppian (in comp.); akin to LG. & Dutch stoppen , German stopfenFound on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/203
Stop intransitive verb 1.
To cease to go on; to halt, or stand still; to come to a stop. « He bites his lip, and starts; Stops
on a sudden, looks upon the ground; Then lays his finger on his temple: strait Springs out into fast gait; then stops
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Stop noun 1.
The act of stopping, or the state of being stopped; hindrance of progress or of action; cessation; repression; interruption; check; obstruction. « It is doubtful . . . whether it contributed anything to the stop
of the infection.» De Foe.
« Occult ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/203
<dentistry> A bend or auxiliary attachment placed on a wire to limit the archwire from sliding or moving in the bracket slot of the bracket. ... (08 Jan 1998) ... Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
the act of stopping something; `the third baseman made some remarkable stops`; `his stoppage of the flow resulted in a flood`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=stop
a brief stay in the course of a journey; `they made a stopover to visit their friends`Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=stop
• (v. t.) To close, as an aperture, by filling or by obstructing; as, to stop the ears; hence, to stanch, as a wound. • (n.) A device, or piece, as a pin, block, pawl, etc., for arresting or limiting motion, or for determining the position to which another part shall be brought. • (v. i.) To cease from any motion, or course of action...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/stop/
in music, on the organ, mechanism controlling the entry of air from the pressurized wind chest into a rank of pipes producing a distinctive tone ... [3 related articles]Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/s/166
in phonetics, a consonant sound characterized by the momentary blocking (occlusion) of some part of the oral cavity. A completely articulated stop ... [4 related articles]Found on http://www.britannica.com/eb/a-z/s/166
carved device terminating a continuous molding or chamferFound on http://www.castles-of-britain.com/glossary.htm
stop: see punctuation.Found on http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/society/A0919145.html
Stop is slang for to receive a wound.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/ZSD.HTM
Strategic Orbit Point.Found on http://www.f-16.net/glossary-S.html
The step up from muzzle to back skull; indentation between the eyes where the nasal bones and cranium meet.Found on http://www.apluspetgoods.com/petsupplies/dog-glossary.php
To remove the growing tip of the plant.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21387
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