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stopping (by)

verb
present participle of stop (by)

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as in running in, stepping in

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stopping (by or in)

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“Stopping (by).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stopping%20%28by%29. Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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