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lay·o·ver

 (lā′ō′vər)
n.
A short stop or break in a journey, usually imposed by scheduling requirements, as of airline flights.

layover

(ˈleɪˌəʊvə)
n
US a break in a journey, esp while waiting for a connection

stop•o•ver

(ˈstɒpˌoʊ vər)

n.
1. a stop or brief stay in the course of a journey.
2. such a stop made with the privilege of proceeding at a later time on the ticket orig. issued.
[1860–65]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.layover - a brief stay in the course of a journey; "they made a stopover to visit their friends"
stay - continuing or remaining in a place or state; "they had a nice stay in Paris"; "a lengthy hospital stay"; "a four-month stay in bankruptcy court"
night-stop - a break in a journey for the night
pit stop - a brief stop at a pit during an automobile race to take on fuel or service the car
pit stop - a stop during an automobile trip for rest and refreshment
stand - a stop made by a touring musical or theatrical group to give a performance; "a one-night stand"
Translations

layover

[ˈleɪəʊvəʳ] N (US) → parada f intermedia (Aer) → escala f

layover

[ˈleɪˌəʊvəʳ] n (Am) → sosta
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A good meal can ease the pain of a long layover overseas.
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A video was shared by another passenger on Twitter that depicted the airline looking to identify one of the passengers who made a 911 call about the layover.
But yesterday, they were still stuck at Heathrow Airport - where they were only meant to be stopping as a layover from the US.
Ivar's Fish Bar at SeaTac airport has been named a Top 10 Best Airport Grab-And-Go Dining option by USA Today's 10Best list, was ranked by the Huffington Post among 14 Restaurants That are Worth a Layover, and recently won SeaTac's Green Gateway Environmental Excellence Award, the restaurant said.
Younghusband also expressed his delight in seeing the team come together during its layover in Beijing before finally heading to Pyongyang.
Buses would not spend time waiting in the bus station, instead having layover spots elsewhere in the city.
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Even with extensive renovations, older airports like Cairo International Airport (CAI) offer little more than shopping and eating to kill time on that awkward layover.