Curb Stop

Business / Construction / Curb Stop: Normally a cast iron pipe with a lid (@ 5' in diameter) that is placed vertically into the ground, situated near the water tap in the yard, and where a water cut-off valve to the home is located (underground). A long pole with a special end is inserted into the curb stop to turn off/on the water.

Other Words for Curb

Curb Noun Synonyms: check, restraint, control
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Other Words for Stop

Stop Noun Synonyms: pause, break, take a break, interrupt, tarry, sojourn, rest, stay, put up, lodge, visit, stop off or in or over, pull over, pull up
Stop Verb Synonyms: peter out, be over, end
Stop Adjective Synonyms: discontinue, halt, terminate, cease, break off, end, put an end or a stop to, bring to a stop or a halt or an end or a close, give up, quit, leave off, finish, conclude, desist, refrain, abandon, draw to a close, be over, come to a stop or a
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Stop Box

Business / Construction / Stop Box: Normally a cast iron pipe with a lid (@ 5' in diameter) that is placed vertically into the ground, situated near the water tap in the yard, and where a water cut-off valve to the home is located (unde MORE

Stop Words

Business / Search Engine Optimization (SEO) / Stop Words: Common words (ex: a, to, and, is ...) which add little relevancy to a search query, and are thus are removed from the search query prior to finding relevant search results. It is both fine and natural MORE

Stop Valve

Business / Construction / Stop Valve: A device installed in a water supply line, usually near a fixture, that permits an individual to shut off the water supply to one fixture without interrupting service to the rest of the system. MORE

Stop Price

Business / Taxes / Stop Price: When you give an order to buy or sell a stock or other security once it has reached a certain price, the price you name is known as the stop price. When you ask your broker to buy, your stop price is MORE

Stop-Limit Order

Business / Finance / Stop-Limit Order: An order given a depository institution not to pay out cash for a check; often used when the check has been stolen or lost. MORE

Stop-Loss

Health / Health Insurance / Stop-Loss: The dollar amount of claims filed for eligible expenses at which which point you've paid 100 percent of your out-of-pocket and the insurance begins to pay at 100%. Stop-loss is reached when an insured MORE

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