stopple

[stop-uh l]Chiefly Northern U.S.

noun

a stopper, especially for a bottle.

verb (used with object), stop·pled, stop·pling.

to close or fit with a stopple.

Origin of stopple

First recorded in 1350–1400, stopple is from the Middle English word stoppel. See stop, -le
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