stop bath

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n stop bath an acid bath used to stop the action of a developer
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Usage

In literature:

She stopped the bath-chair at the door of Brannigan's shop.
"Priscilla's Spies" by George A. Birmingham
Telling Mango to stop, we bathed his temples, and I poured a few drops of water down his throat.
"In the Wilds of Africa" by W.H.G. Kingston
When we all leave the baths, we will give him permission to stop behind with you, and you may kill all the game you can find.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 61, No. 378, April, 1847" by Various
Fortunately, Miss Lane discovered what was going on and put a stop to the bathing.
"Lady Bountiful" by George A. Birmingham
I must now stop, as it is my bath-night.
"Once a Week" by Alan Alexander Milne
We stopped beside a mountain stream to bathe and eat a breakfast of canned sausages.
"The Great White Tribe in Filipinia" by Paul T. Gilbert
I had stopped to listen to him on my way back from a bathe.
"General Bramble" by André Maurois
An excellent bathing pool is available at Hospital Rock Camp, and many visitors stop here for a plunge en route to Giant Forest.
"Sequoia [California] National Park" by United States Department of the Interior
I again betook me to the bath, and, in thinking of the luxury of my repose, I feel for you, and come to a full stop.
"Incidents of Travel in Greece, Turkey, Russia, and Poland, Vol. I (of 2)" by John Lloyd Stephens
Soon the road became crooked, and we stopped to bathe in a large pond.
"Siam" by George B. Bacon
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In poetry:

And when I stopped to bathe my face,
And seat me at a great tree's foot,
I heard the stream say, "Mark the place:
And undermine it rock and root."
"The Speckled Trout" by Madison Julius Cawein

In news:

Over its three decades of existence, Tenzing Momo, in the Pike Place Market, has become a one-stop shop for the alterna-minded, with tarot cards, incense, magical oils, all-natural remedies, and bath products.
Bath Salts and Zombies Make Headlines By Stephanie Sharp On Saturday, May 26, a naked Rudy Eugene was shot and killed when he failed to obey police orders to stop chewing off another man's.
Neighbor Sadie Fluto talks about the scene of police cars and emergency responders that she saw from her apartment, next to where a one-month-old boy stopped breathing while being bathed by his father in Draper on Friday, Aug 24, 2012.
Plunge the cooked peas in an ice bath to stop the cooking.
Bath Salts and Zombies Make Headlines By Stephanie Sharp On Saturday, May 26, a naked Rudy Eugene was shot and killed when he failed to obey police orders to stop chewing off another man's.
Bath Salt Ban Expected to Stop Madness.
A tray of plain water can be used as a "stop bath" in a pinch, or you can add a little household vinegar to the plain water if you have any.
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In science:

Since the charged pions are expected to be stopped in the thermal bath before interconverting the background nucleons, we need to know only the total numbers of π+ and π− produced by the decay of the gravitino.
Big-Bang Nucleosynthesis with Unstable Gravitino and Upper Bound on the Reheating Temperature
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