stapler

1 [stey-pler]
noun
1.
a machine for fastening together sheets of paper or the like, with wire staples.
2.
a wire-stitching machine, especially one used in bookbinding.
3.
Also called staple gun. a hand-powered tool used for driving heavy-duty wire staples into wood and other materials.

Origin:
1905–10; staple1 + -er1

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stapler

2 [stey-pler]
noun
1.
a person who staples wool.
2.
a merchant who deals in a staple or staples.

Origin:
1505–15; staple2 + -er1

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stapler (ˈsteɪplə)
 
n
a machine that inserts staples into sheets of paper, etc, to hold them together

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Bring order to your home and office with such clever solutions as the business-card filing book and the perfect desktop stapler.
Out come a menacing pair of stapler guns to connect the stomach portion to that opening.
Watch the robot obey instructions to retrieve a stapler.
There was even a stapler covered in colorful stickers and with a flower stuck on top.
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