stop knob

noun

Definition of stop knob

: one of the handles by which an organist draws or shuts off a particular stop

First Known Use of stop knob

1887, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of stop knob was in 1887

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stoping

stop knob

stopless

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“Stop knob.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stop%20knob. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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