loop stop

loop stop

[′lüp ‚stäp]
(computer science)
A small closed loop that is entered to stop the progress of a computer program, usually when some condition occurs that requires intervention by the operator or that should be brought to the operator's attention. Also known as stop loop.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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If Newfunction is greater than Oldfunction, the loop stops, otherwise, continues to the next loop.