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Entry Word: halt
Function: noun
Text: 1 a point in a struggle where neither side is capable of winning or willing to give in <negotiations are at a halt, with neither management nor the union budging on the issue of salary limits> -- see IMPASSE
2 the stopping of a process or activity <our parents called a halt to our plans> <gardening came to a halt during the week of solid rain> -- see END 1