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Stop

1. An order to a broker to buy or sell a security at the best available price once a certain, stated price is reached. Suppose that price is $50. A stop order remains inactive until that security begins trading at $50, at which point the broker may fill the order at best price he/she is able to find. See also: Stop-limit order, Stop-loss order.

2. An order by the SEC to stop a new issue from taking place because of an omission or inaccuracy on its filing statement. See also: Deficiency letter.
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He doesn't seem to be stoppable right now,'' Coleman said.
All the goals were stoppable and the first and third were definitely the sort we should not be conceding.
Her latest action/packed adventure game, "Disney's Kim Possible: Kimmunicator," has players joining Kim and Ron Stoppable on an multi-part adventure that combines action and comedy, all set in vibrant 3D environments.
And the understudy looked every inch a rookie when he failed to stop a Fabio Cannavaro effort in 63 minutes that appeared stoppable.
We lost a game 1-0 and I was asked if I thought the shot was stoppable.
Waugh knew there was one crucial piece missing from a jigsaw we saw completed at Lord's, and that piece turned the World Champions from being barely stoppable to completely unstoppable.
Impey left Hughes for dead on the Leicester left, his cross evaded both Goma and Howey, and Cottee's shot looked stoppable but Given could only help it into the net.
Disney's Kim Possible 3: Team Possible brings Kim Possible, everyone's favorite crime-fighting cheerleader, back to the Game Boy Advance along with her sidekick, Ron Stoppable.
All along the way, players will meet up with favorite characters from the show, such as Ron Stoppable, Rufus and Wade.
They were stoppable and that was the most disappointing thing.