staple


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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.
Thinner and more flexible than other reinforcement materials, GORE SEAMGUARD(R) Bioabsorbable Staple Line Reinforcement retains measurable strength for four to five weeks and is completely absorbed within six months -- eliminating the risk of erosion into adjacent tissue.
The competition was intense, but being part of Staples Invention Quest has been inspirational," said Pantaleo.
Tickets for events at Staples Center and the Coliseum go on sale today and can be purchased through Ticketmaster.
Through our partnership with Staples, the industry leader, we can become the office products provider of choice for businesses throughout India.
Police allowed only those with tickets within blocks of Staples, to prevent a repeat of the mayhem that erupted downtown following the 2000 championship.
At Staples, we work hard to make it easy for our small business customers, providing a central resource for office products and services, so our customers can focus their time on running their businesses.
By late Friday afternoon, the sidewalks and streets around Staples were rivers of purple and gold.
The agreement will enable Wade and Staples to join forces on community projects that benefit local youth.
The Staples Center moved forward very quickly, but other projects have taken years to happen.
The $375 million Staples Center, pricey, plush and palatial, has already been tagged as nothing more than a lavish corporate playpen for the rich and entitled.
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.