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stirrup

  

      n  
1      (Also called)    stirrup iron   either of two metal loops on a riding saddle, with a flat footpiece through which a rider puts his foot for support. They are attached to the saddle by stirrup leathers  
2    a U-shaped support or clamp made of metal, wood, leather, etc.  
3      (Nautical)   one of a set of ropes fastened to a yard at one end and having a thimble at the other through which a footrope is rove for support  
4       the usual U.S. name for       étrier  
     (Old English stigrap, from stig path, step (related to Old High German stigan to move up) + rap rope; related to Old Norse stigreip, Old High German stegareif)  


stirrup bone  
      n      the nontechnical name for       stapes  
     (C17: so called because of its stirrup-like shape)  
stirrup cup  
      n   a cup containing an alcoholic drink offered to a horseman ready to ride away  
stirrup pump  
      n   a hand-operated reciprocating pump, the base of the cylinder of which is placed in a bucket of water: used in fighting fires  
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étrier     (French)  
      n     (Mountaineering)   a short portable ladder or set of webbing loops that can be attached to a karabiner or fifi hook,   (U.S. name)    stirrup         
     (C20: from French: stirrup)  


stirrup         
      n  
1      (Also called)    stirrup iron   either of two metal loops on a riding saddle, with a flat footpiece through which a rider puts his foot for support. They are attached to the saddle by stirrup leathers  
2    a U-shaped support or clamp made of metal, wood, leather, etc.  
3      (Nautical)   one of a set of ropes fastened to a yard at one end and having a thimble at the other through which a footrope is rove for support  
4       the usual U.S. name for       étrier  
     (Old English stigrap, from stig path, step (related to Old High German stigan to move up) + rap rope; related to Old Norse stigreip, Old High German stegareif)  
stirrup bone  
      n      the nontechnical name for       stapes  
     (C17: so called because of its stirrup-like shape)  
stirrup cup  
      n   a cup containing an alcoholic drink offered to a horseman ready to ride away  
stirrup pump  
      n   a hand-operated reciprocating pump, the base of the cylinder of which is placed in a bucket of water: used in fighting fires  

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