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A small decorative knob or boss.
[Middle English knop, knoppe, from Old English cnop.]
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archaic a knob, esp an ornamental one
[C14: from Germanic; compare Middle Dutch cnoppe bud, Old High German knopf]
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a small knob or similar rounded protuberance, esp. for ornament.
[1325–75; Middle English; Old English cnop; c. Dutch knop, German Knopf]
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