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Synonyms for stopper

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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Hermes Pharma says the design innovation was a response to calls for more intuitive, easy-to-open stoppers for tube containers.
The question that is often asked is what makes Bump Stopper so effective, in view of its longevity, its safety record and its remarkable number of units sold over the years.
The Dust Stopper is also in Patent Pending status within United States Patent and Trademark Office.
The Kochblume Spill Stopper solves an everyday cooking problem, which is why it's been such a success with retailers and consumers," said Chelsea Schlunt, managing director of Kuhn Rikon USA.
This process generates ready-to-fill vials; that is, they are clean and sterile with the stopper in place.
To get at the clog, try lifting out the stopper [photo 1].
Weldwide Solutions introduces a range of mechanical and inflatable stoppers for customers who need a cost effective plug to seal adequately in a pipe end.
Since the 1960s, halobutyl, first chlorobutyl and later bromobutyl, gradually replaced regular butyl as the elastomer for pharmaceutical/ biomedical stopper applications.
He was constructing shuttering for concrete to be poured into a manhole when he was asked by a colleague to insert an inflatable pipe stopper into a culvert so it could be lined.
announced its compact stopper blocks and stopper brackets for machine and assembly builds.
Misumi USA recently unveiled new compact stopper blocks and stopper brackets, joining the company's line of configurable and fixed blocks, brackets, plungers, guides and other locating components.
His position, the stopper, is arduous rather than glamorous, but he likes it that way.
Birmingham Stopper - which takes its name from its 19th century origin as a bottle stopper manufacturer - has evolved as a supplier to the automotive industry.
It's a relatively simple procedure: Push in the rubber stopper to replace the cork, then stick the plastic hand pump over it, pump it a few times until the air's out and, presto, the wine remains in decent condition for as much as two weeks or longer.
The opening means comprises a tear tape and a stopper.