Thesaurus / stoppage

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But how do you produce the stoppage without breaking the egg?

Godfrey MorganJules Verne

I imagine the stoppage of respiration caused a sudden and natural death from heart-disease.

Just look down Fleet-street—the stoppage extends to Ludgate-hill.

Delay in them—still worse, the stoppage of them—would be a calamity indeed.

They travelled second class, and it was not till a stoppage occurred at some junction that their privacy was invaded.

The Man Who Was GoodLeonard Merrick

Vetturino-travelling involves a stoppage of two hours in the middle of the day, to bait the horses.

Death is thus due to suffocation, to the stoppage of breathing, and to the entrance of water into the lungs.

I had seen the flying-belt thrown from the machine and the stoppage of the engine.

The UnderdogF. Hopkinson Smith

The choking of a plane is the stoppage of the throat by shavings.

Handwork in WoodWilliam Noyes

Bronze lines (straight) occur through a stoppage during floating the paper in the sensitizing solution.

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