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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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Yusen acknowledged receipt of the Stoppage Notices, advised O2Cool that they were only acting as the freight forwarder and indicated that OOCL was the carrier that was transporting the Disputed Goods.
We are trying our best to fast-track the lifting of the work stoppage order,' Candido said.
The management also announced permanent stoppage to Business Express at Sahiwal Railway Station to facilitate passengers.
This research focuses on the concept of stoppage time (Sutter & Kocher, 2004), often also described as injury time (Garicano, Palacios-Huerta, & Prendergast, 2005; Rocha, Sanches, Souza, & da Silva, 2013; Scoppa, 2008).
The big stoppage that we had planned for the last quarter of this year, the Amuay catalytic complex, is being postponed until January .
A 24-hour stoppage by Belgian rail workers that started last night has hit London-to-Brussels services run by Channel Tunnel high-speed train company Eurostar.
But the Robins refused to give up and drew level in the first minute of stoppage time when substitute Paul Connor's flick fell to Alex Russell whose perfect lob sailed over Kuipers.
A class 1 stoppage is one a Soldier can clear within 10 seconds; a class 2 stoppage is one a Soldier can clear, but requires more than 10 seconds; and, a class 3 is a stoppage that requires an armorer to clear.
The average length of a work stoppage beginning in 2006 was 26.
One was on Donovan during stoppage time in the first half, and the other was on second-half substitute Quavas Kirk, whose 15-yarder in stoppage time forced Onstad to go airborne.
DAVID PRICE secured a medal in Melbourne today after winning his super-heavyweight guarter-final with another stoppage victory.