Definition of Stropping

1. Verb. (present participle of strop) ¹



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Definition of Stropping

1. strop [v] - See also: strop

Lexicographical Neighbors of Stropping

strophes
strophic
strophiole
strophioles
strophoid
strophoids
strophuli
strophulus
stropped
stropper
stroppers
stroppier
stroppiest
stroppily
stroppiness
stropping
stroppy
strops
stroud
strouding
stroudings
strouds
stroup
stroupan
stroupans
stroups
strout
strouted
strouting
strouts

Literary usage of Stropping

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Anatomical Technology as Applied to the Domestic Cat: An Introduction to by Burt Green Wilder, Simon Henry Gage (1882)
"184. Honing.—For honing, it is desirable to have two oil stones, one very fine for finishing, and one somewhat coarser for Turning knife. Honing. Stropping. ..."

2. Wood Carving: Design and Workmanship by George Jack (1903)
"... on Oilstone— Good and Bad Edge—Stropping—Paste and Leather — Careless Sharpening—Rubbing Out the Inside—Stropping Fine Tools—Importance of Sharp Tools. ..."

3. Anatomical Technology as Applied to the Domestic Cat: An Introduction to by Burt Green Wilder, Simon Henry Gage (1882)
"184. Honing.—For honing, it is desirable to have two oil stones, one very fine for finishing, and one somewhat coarser for Turning knife. Honing. Stropping. ..."

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