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Stop

The stop icon is a simple square shape. There is little information about its origins, it might either be a variation of the pause icon or just represent the absence of a play arrow.

Historical occurrences: 

Reel-to-reel tape recorders 1960's

Concrete: 
4.8
Abstract: 
95.2
Logical: 
21.2
Arbitrary: 
78.8

Classification based on survey 1a data.

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