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English definition of “stop off somewhere”

stop off somewhere

phrasal verb with stop     /stɒp/ US  /stɑːp/ verb (-pp-)
to visit or stay at a place for a short time when you are going somewhere else: I'll stop off at the shops on my way home and get some wine. We're going to stop off in Paris for a couple of days before heading south.Visiting
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