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to interrupt an activity or process
to stop the flow of something, usually water or electricity
to stop something from continuing
to stop, get rid of, or destroy something
to stop something from progressing or developing as it should
to prevent something from happening or developing in the correct way
if one business or part of a system squeezes out another, the first one becomes so important or successful, or takes up so much time, that the other cannot succeed or continue to exist
to end something bad or unpleasant by taking strong and determined action
to stop an activity, especially by making laws or by using your authority
to stop a physical process from happening or developing
English version of thesaurus of to stop something from continuing or developing
… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally
a share of the profits of a company, paid once or twice a year to the people who own the...
spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles
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