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  1. fillet, stoppingnoun

    fastener consisting of a narrow strip of welded metal used to join steel members

    taenia, fish fillet, fillet, filet, fish filet, tenia, lemniscus

  2. stoppingnoun

    the kind of playing that involves pressing the fingers on the strings of a stringed instrument to control the pitch

    "the violinist's stopping was excellent"


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  1. Jamie Triccas:

    The main thing is we want to stop deaths, that's the first thing you want. If you vaccinate as many as you can, you know the vaccine may not stop all people from getting infected but those are good at stopping serious infections, hospitalizations and death, time is not on our side. We're in a situation where we're having more deaths and cases per day than ever. It's time to cooperate and move all vaccines out as quickly as possible, as long as they're safe and have a level of efficacy that's agreed on as being effective.

  2. Matthew Cheung:

    The work of stopping the violence has not yet been completed, we need to keep working on it. At the same time, we need to put effort on resolving deep rooted problems.

  3. Jordan Woynilko:

    He drove through the barriers on purpose, broke them, and he hit multiple people. If it was an accident, I could see that happening and maybe him stopping or driving off after hitting one person – but I saw at least 10 people laying on the ground. That was definitely intentional.

  4. Donald Trump:

    We have people coming into the country or trying to come in -- we're stopping a lot of them -- but we're taking people out of the country. You wouldn't believe how bad these people are, these aren't people, these are animals. And we're taking them out of the country at a level, at a rate, that's never happened before and because of the weak laws, they come in fast, we get'em, we release'em, we get'em again, we bring'em out. It's crazy.

  5. Ilana Solomon:

    We feel emboldened after this fight. We see fast-track as a momentary loss and feel really confident about attacking the TPP head on, there is going to be an even bigger fight about stopping the TPP.


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