stupp

noun
\ ˈstəp, ˈstu̇p \
plural -s

Definition of stupp

: a black deposit obtained in distilling mercury ores and consisting of a mixture of soot, hydrocarbons, mercury and its compounds, and ore dust

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History and Etymology for stupp

German; probably akin to Old High German stoub dust

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“Stupp.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stupp. Accessed 27 Sep. 2021.

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