Stop Codon

Science / Biology / Stop Codon: The codon on a messenger RNA molecule where protein synthesis stops.

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 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 Verb Synonyms: peter out, be over, end
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Termination Codon

Science / Biology / Termination Codon: One of three three-base sequences that initiate termination of the protein synthesis process. See stop codon. 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 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 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 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-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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