Q. "What are integral stops?"
A. In-wall stops means that valve includes shut-offs for the water line so you don't have to shut off water to the entire house to work/repair parts on the shower/tub system.
Q. "What is anti-scald device?"
A. An anti-scald device helps prevent injury from scalding. It's typically done by the means of a pressure balance valve (adjust for drop in pressure to keep consistent temperature) or a thermostatic valve which keeps water a predetermined temperature.
Q. "What does pressure balance valve mean?"
A. A pressure balancing valve adjust to changing hot & cold pressure effectively maintaining a relatively consistent temperature.
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