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Synonyms for stopper

something used to fill a hole, space, or container

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an act so striking or impressive that the show must be delayed until the audience quiets down

a remark to which there is no polite conversational reply

(bridge) a playing card with a value sufficiently high to insure taking a trick in a particular suit

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blockage consisting of an object designed to fill a hole tightly

close or secure with or as if with a stopper

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The KOCHBLUME Spill Stopper can also be used as a steamer : just place vegetables, fish or poultry in it, place it over a pot of boiling water, and cover it with a lid.
Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay has truly enjoyed collaborating with the innovative marketing team at Hype Group,” said Deputy Lisa Haber, Program Director for Crime Stoppers of Tampa Bay.
The study found that CO2 emissions during the life cycle (production, transport, associated packaging and end of life) of 1,000 cork stoppers amounts to 1,533g of carbon dioxide equivalent (CO2e) over 100 years, while the figure for plastic stoppers is 14,833g of CO2e per 1,000 stoppers and for screwcaps 37,172g of CO2e per 1,000 stoppers.
In the molding of rubber stoppers, injection molding machines offer the best preconditions for automation.
Unfortunately, I didn't know a stopper from a strongback, much less a wild-dilly, myrtle-of-the-river, gumbo-limbo, blolly, or any of a host of equally strangely named trees.
Managing director Roger Varley (left) said: 'The company started life making lever bottle stoppers then diversified into bicycle components.
IF YOU are suffering at the hands of a stubborn snorer, then the answer is the Snore Stopper, from Maplin Electronics.
The WKP 4560 single deck press is specifically designed for the manufacture of pharmaceutical plugs and stoppers, and meets GMP and ISO standards.
It's only when you handle them that you realise how light acrylic stoppers actually are--making them totally practical while offering a solid, high quality appearance.
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Parker contracted product management services leader Innovation Direct[TM] to represent Door Stopper to potential licensees for a 2 year period.
Lunn Associates now has a special operations division from which more products like Door Stopper can be expected.
Ball Stopper is an adjustable system that works under chairs, sofas beds and other furniture where balls and toys tend to roll under.
Into this fray Carlos Basualdo introduced "The Crystal Stopper," an exhibition that one might be tempted to read through the veil of multicultural politics; after all he worked with a number of relatively unknown artists from South America and Cuba, as well as some headline politicos like Alfredo Jaar and Felix Gonzalez-Torres.