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stickful

[ stik-fool ]
/ ˈstɪkˌfʊl /
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noun, plural stick·fuls.Printing.

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

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Origin of stickful

First recorded in 1675–85; stick1 + -ful

usage note for stickful

See -ful.
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