full stop

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full stop (plural full stops)

  1. (Australia, Britain, India, Ireland, New Zealand, South Africa) The punctuation mark.” (indicating the end of a sentence or marking an abbreviation).

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  • (indicating end of sentence) See period
  • (marking an abbreviation) dot, point, -x

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Punctuation

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full stop

  1. (colloquial) Used to emphasize the end of an important statement or point when speaking to show something is not up for discussion or debate.
    We need more people to join IRC, full stop.

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