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stumper

[stuhm-per] /ˈstʌm pər/
noun
1.
a person or thing that stumps.
2.
an extremely difficult question, task, or problem.
3.
a person who makes stump speeches.
Origin of stumper
1725-1735
1725-35; stump + -er1
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