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.

Other Words for Stop

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
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
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Stop Order (Or Stop)

Business / Finance / Stop Order (Or Stop): Refers to over-the-counter trading. Method of entering an OTC trade into the trader's position without reporting the trade on the OTC tape. MORE

Stop Order

Business / Construction / Stop Order: A formal, written notification to a contractor to discontinue some or all work on a project for reasons such as safety violations, defective materials or workmanship, or cancellation of the contract. MORE

Stop Notice

Business / Real Estate / Stop Notice: A notice given to a lender that a subcontractor has not been paid. Unless bond is posted, the lender must withhold moneys due a prime contractor. MORE

Stop Loss Insurance

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Stop Loss Insurance: A contract established between a self-insured employer and an insurance provider providing for carrier coverage if a claim incurred exceeds a specified dollar amount over a predetermined period of tim MORE

Stop Payment

Business / Finance / Stop Payment: An order to buy or sell at the market when a definite price is reached, either above (on a buy) or below (on a sell) the price that prevailed when the order was given. 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

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