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stapler Line breaks: stap¦ler
Pronunciation: /ˈsteɪplə/

Definition of stapler in English:


A device for fastening together sheets of paper with a staple or staples.
Example sentences
  • They also took paper, pens, pencils, staplers, white paper and a box cutter.
  • Suddenly we had to move to a different house, but I got lots of free paper and staplers and pens from Dad's old office.
  • Office Depot's approach to application development can't alter the fact that its customers are only going to buy so many post-it notes, staplers and paper clips in the course of a year.

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