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peg top

noun

Definition of peg top

  1. 1 \ˈpeg-ˈtäp\ :  a pear-shaped top that is made to spin on the sharp metal peg in its base by the unwinding of a string wound round its center

  2. 2 plural \-ˌtäps\ :  peg trousers



1747

First Known Use of peg top

1747


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