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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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We like the new route - Dubai and Muscat are the two best stop overs and it makes sense to put them in the spotlight.
But she is best known for as the first flight attendant who embarked on a 41-hour-long trans-Pacific flight that made stop overs in Wake Island, Guam, Johnston Atoll and Honolulu before landing in Oakland, California.
This will cater to passengers on short stop overs on the airstrip.