Some articles on stop:
... Bus stop Door stop Full stop, a punctuation mark STOP, used to replace the symbol in telegraphs, as Morse code has no method to produce it ... Petzl Stop, a descender used in caving ... a food safety organization Secure Trusted Operating Program, a computer operating system Stop, a font designed by Aldo Novarese Stop consonant, a concept in linguistics ...
... shown in 2007 to undertake the longest non-stop flight of any bird ... This was the longest known non-stop flight of any bird ... At least three other Bar-tailed Godwits also appear to have reached the Yellow Sea after non-stop flights from New Zealand." One specific female of the flock ...
... The term STOP was used in telegrams in place of the full stop ... The end of a sentence would be marked by STOP, because punctuation cost extra ...
... In music, a double stop is the act of playing two notes simultaneously on a melodic percussion instrument (like a marimba) or stringed instrument (for example, a violin or a guitar) ... In performing a double stop, two separate strings are depressed ("stopped") by the fingers, and bowed or plucked simultaneously (without a string change) ... A triple stop is the same technique applied to three strings a quadruple stop applies to four strings ...
... CC /s/ + any voiceless stop or /f/ ... spavento ('fright') /z/ + any voiced stop, /v/, /d͡ʒ/, /m/, /n/, /l/, or /r/ ... srotolare ('unroll') /f/, /v/, or any stop + /r/ ...
Famous quotes containing the words stop up and/or stop:
“Make thick my blood,
Stop up th access and passage to remorse,
That no compunctious visitings of nature
Shake my fell purpose.”
—William Shakespeare (15641616)
“Stop up your mouth like a bottle; guard your thoughts like a fort.”
We meet the disappointed, returning ones, without its
Being able to stop us in the headlong night
Toward the nothing of the coast.”
—John Ashbery (b. 1927)
“If I can stop one heart from breaking
I shall not live in vain:”
—Emily Dickinson (18301886)