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halt

Chiefly Brit a minor railway station, without permanent buildings

halt

[hȯlt]
(computer science)
The cessation of the execution of the sequence of operations in a computer program resulting from a halt instruction, hang-up, or interrupt.

halt

An operation code that causes the CPU to stop.
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Economic Justification of HALT Tests: The Relationship Between Operating Margin, Test Costs, and the Costs of Field Returns," Proceedings of IEEE/CPMT Workshop on Accelerated Stress Test, 2002.
Silsbee said the resolution could also halt Sloan Canyon Elementary, scheduled to open in Fall 2005, which could absorb district overcrowding.
The HALT process results in greater product reliability because the discovery and design optimization loop is repeated at higher and higher stress levels.
com/articles/172451/Overgas+Denies+Receiving+Warning+Letter+from+Gazprom+on+Halt+of+Supplies">Overgas claims that it had not been informed of the halt.
He expressed these views while talking to media after inspecting ongoing work of Malir Halt and Malir 15 flyovers, said a statement on Wednesday.
The HALT process allows for quick identification of potential vulnerabilities due to extreme strain on the system very early in the development process.
This halt in trading activities was conducted under FINRA Rule U3 - Trading Halt - Extraordinary Events.
A RAIL halt at Middlesbrough's James Cook University Hospital is expected to take another major step towards becoming a reality next week.
String halt is a myoclonic affliction of one or both hind limbs seen as spasmodic overflexion of the joints.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Iran's Parliament will approve a bill on Sunday requiring the government to immediately halt oil exports to Europe, a prominent lawmaker said after the European Union complied with the United States' hostile policies against Iran and decided to ban oil imports from the country.
India has a back-up plan to cope with a halt to crude supplies from Iran, its oil minister said, as Tehran upped the ante in an oil payments row and Indian refiners rushed to secure alternative supplies, including from Saudi Arabia.
When a stock price increases or decreases past a certain threshold, the circuit breaker would trigger a trading halt for five minutes for Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) listed-shares which could be extended in the case of an imbalance.