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stopple

noun stop·ple \ ˈstä-pəl \

Definition of stopple

: something that closes an aperture : stopper, plug

Origin and Etymology of stopple

Middle English stoppell, from stoppen to stop


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stopple

verb

Definition of stopple

stoppled; stoppling play \ˈstä-p(ə-)liŋ\

First Known Use of stopple

circa 1795

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