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sipper

[sip-er] /ˈsɪp ər/
noun
1.
a person who sips.
2.
a paper tube through which to sip; drinking straw.
Origin of sipper
1605-1615
1605-15; sip + -er1
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  • Meanwhile a great black and white paper-hornet has seen his opportunity, and is soon slyly approaching behind the sipper.

    My Studio Neighbors William Hamilton Gibson
British Dictionary definitions for sipper

sipper

/ˈsɪpə/
noun
1.
(US, informal) a drinking straw
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