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English definition of “stop off”

stop off

phrasal verb with stop
 
 
/stɒp/ verb (present participle stopping, past tense and past participle stopped)
to visit a place for a short time when you are going somewhere else: We stopped off in Paris for a couple of days before heading south.VisitingPauses and interludes
(Definition of stop off from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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