jQuery event.stopPropagation() Method
Stop the click event from bubbling to parent elements:
alert("The span element was clicked.");
alert("The p element was clicked.");
alert("The div element was clicked.");
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Definition and Usage
The event.stopPropagation() method stops the bubbling of an event to parent elements, preventing any parent event handlers from being executed.
Tip: Use the event.isPropagationStopped() method to check whether this method was called for the event.
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