Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun In printing, as much composed type as can be contained in a composing-stick.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Print.) As much set type as fills a composing stick.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun printing, dated As much type as fills a composing stick.

Etymologies

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stick +‎ -ful

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