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[from stoke; for reversed alternation of /p/ and /k/, cf. HOOK hoop] v. to stoke (a fire): 1895 Then she swept de coals out an' set 'im inside o' her; stoped de hoven up (Edwards 89). (San Sal.)

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Last update: 2011-10-30 18:29
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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