stopped

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period of time in your life after your physical growth has stopped and you are fully developed adulthood , maturity
sound stopped and sharply released affricative
abnormal state in which development has stopped prematurely arrested development , fixation , infantile fixation , regression
condition of being deprived of oxygen (as by having breathing stopped) asphyxiation , suffocation
threatened or attempted physical attack by someone who appears to be able to cause bodily harm if not stopped assault
battle in World War I (1916); in some of the bloodiest fighting in World War I the German offensive was stopped battle of Verdun , Verdun
emergency procedure consisting of external cardiac massage and artificial respiration; the first treatment for a person who has collapsed and has no pulse and has stopped breathing; attempts to restore circulation of the blood and prevent death or brain d cardiac resuscitation , cardiopulmonary resuscitation , CPR , kiss of life , mouth-to-mouth resuscitation
place (as at a frontier) where travellers are stopped for inspection and clearance checkpoint
Emperor of Rome who stopped the persecution of Christians and in 324 made Christianity the official religion of the empire; in 330 he moved his capital from Rome to Byzantium and renamed it Constantinople (280-337) Constantine , Constantine I , Constantine the Great , Flavius Valerius Constantinus
time when work is stopped, equipment broken downtime
persistence of a sound after its source has stopped echo , replication , reverberation , sound reflection
(Old Testament) a beautiful Jewess chosen by the king of Persia to be his queen; she stopped a plot to massacre all the Jews in Persia (an event celebrated by Jews as the feast of Purim) Esther
small bar of metal across the fingerboard of a musical instrument; when the string is stopped by a finger at the metal bar it will produce a note of the desired pitch fret
stopped for the time being in abeyance
fully stopped, as consonants k, p, t lene
heart surgery in which the rib cage is spread open, the heart is stopped and blood is detoured through a heart-lung machine while a heart valve or coronary artery is surgically repaired open-heart surgery
heart surgery in which a coronary bypass is performed by the use of small instruments and tiny cameras threaded through small incisions while the heart is stopped and blood is pumped through a heart-lung machine port-access coronary bypass surgery
state in which women have stopped ovulating post-maturity , post-menopause
abnormal state in which the normal flow of a liquid (such as blood) is slowed or stopped stasis
timepiece that can be started or stopped for exact timing (as of a race) stopo watch , stopwatch
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