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lopper1

[lop-er] /ˈlɒp ər/
noun
1.
a person or thing that lops.
Origin
1530-1540
1530-40; lop1 + -er1

lopper2

[lop-er] /ˈlɒp ər/
verb (used without object), verb (used with object), Scot. and North Central U.S.
1.
(especially of milk) to curdle or coagulate.
Origin
1300-50; Middle English loperen, equivalent to lop- (< Old Norse hlaup coagulation) + -er -er6 + -en infinitive suffix
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  • Small limbs can be removed easily with pruning shears or a pole-lopper provided they are within reach from the ground.

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