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- stop-limit order,
- stop-loss clause,
- stop-loss order,
Origin of stop-off
First recorded in 1865–70; noun use of verb phrase stop off
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Examples from the Web for stop-off
Faix, yer ticket reads straight through, wid no stop-off priv'leges whatever.Desert Conquest|A. M. Chisholm