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halt

noun abandonment, abeyance, armistice, arrest, block, break, breathing spell, cessation, check, close, closing, deadlock, delay, desistance, detention, deterrent, discontinuation, end, ending, estoppage, estoppel, hesitation, impasse, impediment, inactivity, intermissio, intermission, interruption, lapse, lull, obstruction, pause, prevention, prohibition, recess, remission, respite, rest, shutdown, stalemate, standstill, stay, stop, stopover, stoppage, suspension, termination, time out, truce, wait
Associated concepts: freeze, injunction, restraining order

halt

verb adjourn, arrest, balk, bar, bar someone's way, barricade, block, blockade, break, break off, bring to a standdtill, call a halt, cease, check, come to a stop, consistere, counteract, curb, cut short, dam, deadlock, debar, defeat, deter, disallow, discontinue, end, estop, foil, forbid, hamper, hinder, hold, impede, inhibit, interrupt, make inactive, obstruct, pause, preclude, prevent, prohibit, put an end to, quell, quit, remain, rest, restrain, restrict, stand, stand still, stay, stem, stop, stop an advance, stop short, subdue, subsistere, suspend, terminate, thwart, wait
Associated concepts: abandon a crime, discontinue an accion, injunction, stop and frisk laws
See also: abandon, abeyance, balk, ban, bar, block, cease, cessation, check, close, cloture, complete, conclude, condemn, constrict, curtail, debar, defeat, delay, desist, desuetude, detain, deterrence, discontinue, dissolve, embargo, end, estop, finality, finish, forestall, hiatus, hinder, hold up, impasse, inhibit, interdict, interruption, interval, keep, layoff, lull, moratorium, obstruct, pause, pendency, prevent, prohibit, proscribe, quit, recess, refrain, relax, remission, remit, respite, rest, restrain, shut, stall, stay, stem, stop, suspend, terminate, termination, toll
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This halt in trading activities was conducted under FINRA Rule U3 - Trading Halt - Extraordinary Events.
"It is the culmination of a 16-year effort since the first outline permission for the hospital was granted and the idea of a rail halt was put forward."
“For HALT testing, very little preparation time is required because we use temporary restraining straps or bars to secure the product, and moveable ducts for air stream positioning,” continues Kruschinski.
The Company requests that the trading halt end on the earlier of the commencement of normal trading on 4 September 2019 or when the anticipated announcement referred to above is released to the market.
The Company is not aware of any reason why the trading halt should not be granted or of any other information necessary to inform the market about the trading halt.
Customs officials at the port of Jingtang, one of China's biggest coking coal import points, and the neighboring port of Caofeidian said they would halt customs declaration services from July 16 until further notice, the traders said on Wednesday.
Was Jeane Freeman aware the chief medical officer told health boards the halt on mesh was intended to be temporary?
'Humbly representing the [Philippines] for Lav Diaz's film, Ang Hupa/The Halt.'
On January 9, a system outage left NSE investors counting heavy losses after trading was put to halt for almost half of the day.
Lee Shore, joint proprietor of The Halt, said the sessions - sponsored by Raymond Clark Building Services - would herald another exciting chapter on Station Road.
Ms Little-Pengelly wrote: "I am therefore not happy the halt has now been physically named in such an inaccurate way."
PESHAWAR -- District Nazim Mohammad Asim Khan on Tuesday halted the disbursal of funds to councilors as a 'punishment' over a protest against the provincial government.