form stop

form stop

[′fȯrm ‚stäp]
(computer science)
A device which stops a machine when its supply of paper has run out.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

form stop

In concrete formwork, a temporary wood piece used to limit the flow of concrete at the end of a day’s work.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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