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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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Proper palatal root torque of the maxillary incisors plays an important role in maintaining a normal interincisal angle and establishing anterior occlusal stop [26].
e) Following this the upper rim was removed and a second record base with a vertical occlusal stops and retentive loops to retain the material used to record the neutral zone was constructed.
Using articulating paper the centric occlusal stops are verified and made sure that they are properly and evenly distributed on the functional cusps then the lateral excursion movements is also verified according to bilateral canine guidance.