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cocktail stick

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Drink
cocktail stickˈcocktail stick noun [countable]  DFDa short pointed piece of wood on which small pieces of food are served
Examples from the Corpus
cocktail stickEtching - dip a cocktail stick in lemon juice or vinegar and scratch away the colour when the dyed egg is cold.Roll one rasher around each prune and secure with a cocktail stick. 3.Roll the fillets up and secure with a cocktail stick.For the dragonflies, mould small curved lengths and mark on segments with a cocktail stick.Prop up with a cocktail stick from behind if necessary.Mark lines of bandages on to the mummy's limbs and head with a pointed cocktail stick.
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