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It’s ideal for year-round traction and features the EcoPlus Technology, which provides fuel savings, shorter stopping distances on wet roads, and extended tread life.
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For example, in mobile gaming apps, ads can be placed at logical stopping points between levels, taking up the entire mobile screen without disrupting play.
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With no natural predators, there’s no stopping water fleas once they land in a lake.
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Instead of a temporary stopping point for early-career TikTokers, she wanted the house to act as a set for a forthcoming reality show about local influencers.
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For example, the stopping time of 10 is 6, and the stopping time of 11 is 14.
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He got her into a cab at last, and they had reached the Haggards' house in May Fair, at which, they were stopping for the night.
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“Confound it, no;” rejoined Mr. Simmery, stopping for an instant to smash a fly with the ruler.
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She turned back into the room and began to walk to and fro down its whole length without stopping, without resting.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
If there be no facilities for stopping for the night, a driver is not negligent should he proceed through the fog.
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She would not see the offered hand, but swept onwards with a cold curtsey, stopping just a moment to speak to her husband.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO STOPPING

  • abeyance
  • arrest
  • blockage
  • check
  • close
  • closure
  • cutoff
  • deduction
  • discontinuance
  • down
  • downtime
  • gridlock
  • hindrance
  • immobilization
  • interruption
  • jam
  • layoff
  • lockout
  • obstruction
  • occlusion
  • shutdown
  • sit-down
  • standstill
  • stopping
  • walkout
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