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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of ceasing something; An obstruction in a pipe or tube; The state of inactivity following an interruption.

Usage examples (33)
  • His stoppage of the flow resulted in a flood
  • It added two goals in stoppage time against a desperately attacking U.S. team.
  • "A work stoppage is not a positive outcome for anybody for any side," Goodell said.
  • The Crew got the last-second victory in stoppage time of the second overtime period. for more
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