[stop-lim-it] /ˈstɒpˌlɪm ɪt/
noun See stop list
- Stop list
noun a set of words automatically omitted from a computer search, concordance, or index, usu. the most frequent words, which would slow down processing or make results less satisfactory; also written stoplist Examples A stop list, or negative dictionary is a device used in automatic indexing to filter out words that would make poor index […]
adjective 1. designed or planned to prevent continued loss, as a customer’s order to a broker to sell a stock if its price declines to a specific amount. adjective 1. (commerce) of or relating to an order to a broker in a commodity or security market to close an open position at a specified price […]
- Stop-loss clause
noun, Insurance. 1. a limitation on the amount of loss sustained by the insured without compensation in a given period.