What is another word for stoppage?

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Noun
A cessation of work by employees in protest at the terms set by their employers
“The stoppage involved employees in transport, port shipments and the postal service.”
Noun
An instance of movement, activity, or supply stopping or being stopped
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“Besides production, the fertilizer companies also use natural gas for fuel, and because of the stoppage in their supplies they were unable to deliver their remaining fertilizer stock to market.”
Noun
A blockage in a narrow passage, such as the barrel of a gun
“One machine-gun crew had a stoppage.”
Noun
Deductions from one's wages by an employer for the payment of tax, National Insurance, and other costs
“The gist of his letter is that one only gets what one pays for, and that perhaps it is time that we saw contributions such as rates as contributions rather than stoppages.”
Noun
Something that forms an obstacle to continued activity
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An official or legal prohibition
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Disturbance or problems which interrupt an event, activity, or process
Noun
The act of precluding
Noun
The state of being congested
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A public meeting or march protesting against something or expressing views on a political issue
Noun
The state of being insolvent
Noun
A closure within the vocal tract that produces an oral stop or nasal stop
Noun
The act of one who stammers
Noun
The action or state of not functioning
Verb
The process of coming to an end
Verb
A period of waiting
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