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stop knob

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noun
  1. stop(def 31d).
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Origin of stop knob

First recorded in 1885–90
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Historical Examples

  • A stop-knob bearing the inscription, "Noli me tangere" (touch me not), was attached to the console.

    The Recent Revolution in Organ Building

    George Laing Miller