Prevents other listeners of the same event from being called.




If several listeners are attached to the same element for the same event type, they are called in order in which they have been added. If during one such call, event.stopImmediatePropagation() is called, no remaining listeners will be called.


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The definition of 'Event.stopImmediatePropagation()' in that specification.
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