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Language: Old English
Origin: stybb

stub

1 noun
     
Related topics: Banking, Daily Life
stub1 [countable]
1 the short part of something long and thin, such as a cigarette or pencil, that is left when the rest has been used:
a pencil stub
2D the part of a ticket that is given back to you after it has been torn, as proof that you have paid:
a ticket stub
3BFB a piece of a cheque left in a cheque book as a record after the main part has been torn out:
a check stub

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