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One entry found for stirrup.
Main Entry: stir·rup
Pronunciation: primarystressstschwar-schwap also primarystressstir-schwap or primarystressstschwa-rschwap
Function: noun
1 : either of a pair of small light frames often of metal hung by straps from a saddle and used as a support for the foot of a horseback rider
2 : the innermost bone of the chain of three small bones in the middle ear of a mammal -- called also stapes

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