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stick-on

[stik-on, -awn] /ˈstɪkˌɒn, -ˌɔn/
noun
1.
a label, sticker, or the like, that has an adhesive backing.
Origin
noun use of the verb phrase stick on
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Examples from the web for stick-on
  • For smaller units, there are some stick-on rubber pads in the box.
  • The design on the sides is accomplished with stick-on decals.
  • The patch is a thin, stick-on square that is placed on your body to prevent the release of an egg.
  • Trim with color coded plastic inserts or color coded stick-on labels.
  • stick-on labels covering required labeling features are not permitted.
  • stick-on labels covering required label features are not permitted.
British Dictionary definitions for stick-on

stick-on

/ˈstɪkɒn/
noun
1.
(informal) an event with a certain outcome
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