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stop-out

or stop·out

[stop-out]
noun
  1. a temporary withdrawal from school or a delay in the pursuit of one's education.
  2. a student who withdraws from school temporarily.
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Origin of stop-out

First recorded in 1970–75; stop + (drop)out
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