car stop

car stop

[′kär ‚stäp]
(engineering)
An appliance used to arrest the movement of a mine or railroad car.
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15pm on Saturday, when she heard a car stop behind her.
The company intends to recreate the original color of the Victorian-style structure built in 1909 as a cable car stop and entrance to an underground restroom.
A 26-KILO haul of what is believed to be amphetamines were discovered in a car after a routine car stop and search.
Where else in the world would a Prime Minister's car stop for a normal citizen?
During chase they crossed the Kyrgyz state border illegally and fired shots into the air in order to make the car stop, the Ministry of Interior said.
Once the car stops, officers can close in on the location and track down the suspect.
Established 30 years services include; Asphalt paving & repairs,sealcoating,squeegee,striping,thermoplastic,car stops & traffic signs,decorative or standard, installation of recycled products such as speed bumps, landscape edging & car stops,Concrete curbing & concrete flat work formed poured & finished.
The figure's speed is determined by the speed of the car and when the car stops at red lights; the figure sits or lies down and relaxes.
Similarly, all car stops must be proceeded by an actual traffic violation.