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staple
Definition:
A well established article of commerce.

Synonyms:

adjective
all
staple.
necessary, basic
chief, essential, fundamental, important, in demand, key, main, popular, predominant, primary, principal, standard.
noun
artifact
basic, staple.
corpus
complete work, complete works, opera omnia, extant works.
fastener
agent, anchor, band, belt, binder, binding, bolt, bond, bonding, brace, bracket, brad, braid, buckle, button, catch, cement, chain, cinch, cincture, clamp, clasp, cleat, clinch, clip, closure, connector, cotter, coupling, fastener, fastening, fuse, glue, go-between, grapnel, guy, hasp, hawser, hinge, hitch, hook, knitting, knot, lace, latch, ligament, link, lock, mediator, medium, middleman, mucilage, nail, paste, pin, rabbet, rivet, seal, skewer, snap, spike, splice, stay, stitch, strap, string, suture, tack, thread, tie, twine, vise, weld, zipper, Vinculum.
fiber
fibril, tendril, thread, tissue, woof, Cilia, Tissues, fibrils, footlet, woofs.
food
foodstuff.
material
element, material, matter, ore, stuff, substance, raw materials.
merchandise
article, cargo, commodity, effects, goods, inventory, merchandise, produce, stock, ware.
natural resources
raw material.
necessary
at all costs, compulsory, indispensable, obligatory, of necessity, vital, without fail.
needle
awl, barb, fishhook, gimlet, harpoon, lance, needle, pike, prong, quill, spear, spine, spur, thumbtack, hat pin.
raw material
grist, basic material, organic matter, primal matter, unprocessed material.
staff of life
pane, panes, daily bread, necessary food, staple food.
standard
chief, necessary, principal.
staple
basic, essential, raw material.
substance
concreteness, general meaning, name of game, way of it.
verb
contact
staple.
Examples of usage:
  1. The legumes, such as clover, and the stable manures are rich in nitrogen, and when the scheme of farming involves their use on all the land of the farm, no need of purchased nitrogen may arise in the production of staple crops. – Crops and Methods for Soil Improvement by Alva Agee
  2. He had in the mean time been occupying much of his leisure with inventions, more particularly in connection with the weaving of cotton and the preparation of the staple for spinning. – Self Help by Samuel Smiles
  3. The native cotton was of short staple, and adhered strongly to the seed. – Ismailia by Samuel W. Baker
  4. Some years ago, before tea, sugar, and flour had come into general use, salt fish was much more the staple article of diet than at present, and, I am told, skin diseases were very common, though they are now rare on the islands. – The Aran Islands by John M. Synge
  5. It has been introduced into Ireland and promises to be the salvation of that distressed island of which the potato constitutes the staple diet. – Marvels of Modern Science by Paul Severing

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