stickful

[ stik-foo l ]
/ ˈstɪkˌfʊl /

noun, plural stick·fuls. Printing.

as much set type as a composing stick will hold, usually about two column inches.

Origin of stickful

First recorded in 1675–85; stick1 + -ful

usage note for stickful

See -ful.
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