The term stopper may refer to one of the following:

*Stopper (knot), a type of a knot at the end of the rope.
*Stopper (plug), also known as a cork, a plug or a bung used to temporarily seal a bottle opening.
*Stopper (football magazine).
*a center fullback in soccer. See Defender (football).
*The Milkor Stopper 37/38 mm riot gun.
*in whitewater kayaking, another name for holes. See Whitewater holes
*a term used in the game of bridge. See Contract bridge glossary.
*an illustrative information mini-bloc. See or Стоппер (значения).

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