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stapler

noun sta·pler \ ˈstā-p(ə-)lər \

Definition of stapler

: one that deals in staple goods or in staple fiber

First Known Use of stapler

circa 1533

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stapler

noun

Definition of stapler

: one that inserts staples; especially : a small usually hand-operated device for inserting wire staples

First Known Use of stapler

circa 1909

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stapler

noun sta·pler \ ˈstā-plər \

Definition of stapler for Students

: a device that fastens using staples

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