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Synonyms for staple

Synonyms for staple

(usually plural) a necessary commodity for which demand is constant

a natural fiber (raw cotton, wool, hemp, flax) that can be twisted to form yarn

material suitable for manufacture or use or finishing

a short U-shaped wire nail for securing cables

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paper fastener consisting of a short length of U-shaped wire that can fasten papers together

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secure or fasten with a staple or staples

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necessary or important, especially regarding food or commodities

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Other researchers (1,3) have suggested a linear empirical equation to predict the withdrawal strength for single 16-gage staples driven into Douglas-fir at a given depth of staple penetration.
In the spinning sector, deliveries of long staple spindles fell again in 2005, but the rate of decline was limited to single digits following three years of double digit decreases during 2002-04.
The cutting-edge design provides consistent performance for stapling two to 20 sheets of paper, and the QuickLoad[TM] staple magazine release system simplifies staple loading.
GORE SEAMGUARD(R) Bioabsorbable Staple Line Reinforcement configured for open surgical staplers is composed of a copolymer glycolide (PGA) and trimethylene carbonate (TMC) microporous structure with an extensive history of safety in sutures, surgical meshes and implantable devices.
14, including bike stunt dirt, aggressive in-line and skateboard, all of which will be at Staples Center.
The IBM SP supercomputer and DB2 Universal Database give us a solid, scalable foundation on which to build a sophisticated business tool to manage information across all Staples' channels," said David Barclay, Staples vice president of information systems.
In addition, as customers increasingly engage their favorite brands through social media, the new mobile website also allows users to share product reviews and become a fan of Staples on Facebook, or follow Staples on Twitter.
It felt like the whole city of Los Angeles was in there with us,'' said Daljit Singh, 18, of Valley Village as he left Staples Center.
As Staples expands globally, India represents a great opportunity for the company," said Ron Sargent, Staples chairman and chief executive officer.
The Staples Center moved forward very quickly, but other projects have taken years to happen.
Time is a critical resource for companies of all sizes, but it's of even greater importance to small business managers, who possess a larger stake in their company's success and often lack the support infrastructure of bigger businesses," said John Giusti, vice president of Staples Business Delivery, a division of Staples that delivers to small businesses.
Yes, the Hollywood aristocrats will wine and dine in posh suites, smoke Cubans in the private Grand Reserve Club and generally enjoy the best of what Staples has to offer - in areas that Joe Sixpack can't even look at.
The agreement will enable Wade and Staples to join forces on community projects that benefit local youth.
Based on the insight that almost everyone opens their mail in the kitchen, we wanted to create a shredding solution that fits into everyday life," said Jevin Eagle, senior vice president of Staples Brands.