stop-loss

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Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
stop in early stages abort
accusation, stop and confront with accost
stop proceedings for the time adjourn , recess , table
composite speech sound consisting of a stop and a fricative articulated at the same point (as `ch' in `chair' and `j' in `joy') affricate , affricate consonant , affricative
conversion of a simple stop consonant into an affricate affrication
drug used to temporarily stop bodily feeling anesthetic
drug used to control or stop diarrhea antidiarrheal , antidiarrheal drug
stop command avast
stop a future event avoid
stop sleeping awake , wake
stop short and refuse to continue balk
likely to stop abruptly and unexpectedly balkiness
barrier set up by police to stop traffic on a street or road in order to catch a fugitive or inspect traffic etc. barricade , roadblock
football player whose responsibility is to block players attempting to stop an offensive play blocker
organ stop bombardon , bourdon , quint , reed
restraint used to slow or stop a vehicle brake
band that can be tightened around a shaft to stop its rotation brake band
brakes fail to stop a vehicle brake failure
red light on the rear of a motor vehicle that signals when the brakes are applied to slow or stop brake light , stoplight
car stop in parking lots, concrete bumper stop , car stop , curb bumper , tire stop , wheel stop
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