Definition of stop list in English:

stop list

Syllabification: stop list

noun

  • A list of words automatically omitted from a computer-generated concordance or index, typically the most frequent words, which would slow down processing unacceptably.
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    • A neat touch is the stop optimisation facility, which re-orders the stop list to eliminate or reduce doubling back on yourself.

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