stoppage (plural stoppages)
- A pause or halt of some activity.
- 1961 February, “Talking of Trains: Automated trains in New York”, in Trains Illustrated, page 78:
- The brakes were specially developed by the Westinghouse Air Brake Company to provide smooth stoppages under automatic operation.
- Something that forms an obstacle to continued activity; a blockage or obstruction.
pause or halt of some activity