from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A small present, especially one that is placed in a stocking at Christmas.
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- n. A small, relatively inexpensive Christmas present suitable for placing in a child's stocking, which was traditionally hung by a fireplace on Christmas Eve in anticipation that Santa Claus would fill it with gifts.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a small Christmas present included in the Christmas stocking
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