Stemple

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Stemple (Mining) A crossbar of wood in a shaft, serving as a step.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n stemple In mining, a small timber used to support the ground by being laid across the stulls, or in other ways: in some mining districts of England nearly the same as lacing or lagging.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
G. stempel, a stamp, a prop, akin to E. stamp,

Usage

In literature:

On the way they met Barclay and Horton, and adjourned to Stemples's.
"The Expressman and the Detective" by Allan Pinkerton
Stemple = Post or stull.
"De Re Metallica" by Georgius Agricola
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In news:

He was born March 28, 1918, at Nestorville, a son of the late Blaine and Lottie Stemple Haller .
Jane Yolen, Author, Adam Stemple, Author.
Barring any successful last-minute appeals, Timothy Shaun Stemple will be put to death next month for the 1996 killing of his wife in Tulsa County.
Stemple to be put to death after board denies clemency request.
Kristian Perry, Gabby Krueger, Hope Walker, Emma Stemples.
Darla Stemple, director of the Tucker County Office of Emergency Management, released the following announcement for Tucker County residents.
Stemple to be put to death after board denies clemency request.
To date candidates planning to attend on the local level are: Dana Stemple, Judy Gain and Rex Freeman (Board of Education).
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In science:

Munro, D. S., Connor, R. C. H., Morrison, R., Scheuerl, S. and Stemple, D. (1994): Concurrent Shadow Paging in the Flask Architecture In Persistent Object Systems (Eds, Atkinson, M. P., Maier, D. and Benzaken, V.) Springer-Verlag, pp. 16-42.
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