bring a halt to

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Definition of bring a halt to

: to cause to end : stop The contract brought a halt to the strike.

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“Bring a halt to.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bring%20a%20halt%20to. Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

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