Definition of lapstone in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈlapstəʊn/

Entry from British & World English dictionary


A shoemaker’s stone held in the lap and used to beat leather on.
Example sentences
  • I could see myself at the grindstone… er… lapstone for several hours, moving my arms in the arc of theta (an engineering joke).

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