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stocking stuffer

A small Christmas gift placed in one's Christmas stocking or given informally. Our gift cards make excellent stocking stuffers! My mom always comes up with the weirdest stocking stuffers. One year she gave me individually wrapped summer sausages!
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n. a small gift that is suitable for putting inside a Christmas stocking. I got some little stocking-stuffers for the kids.
McGraw-Hill's Dictionary of American Slang and Colloquial Expressions Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.
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There are several different options to consider when preparing your message for a statement stuffer. These options include a 3-panel, 2-panel, 1-panel and bangtail envelope.
Product was clogging the 3/4" pipelines running between the pumps and the stuffers. This caused the stuffers to deposit inac-curate portions of product into the salad containers.
This function was required because high-priority tasks such as the buffer stuffer had to delay for incoming data and the standard Unix minimum sleep of one second was too long to meet rate constraints.
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Reuseit's Hemp and Organic Cotton "Everything Cloth" comes in a set of four and makes for a wonderful organic stocking stuffer. According to Reuseit, this is a multi-purpose product, meant to replace paper towels, wet wipes, paper napkins and even tissues.
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The award follows a prior Equipment Acceptance Certificate given to Loma for their pipeline metal detector commonly used on meat pumps and stuffer systems.
Most of the stuffers, however, look like lobed bell peppers and come in single colors, such as `Yellow Stuffer' and `Orange Stuffer,' which are the most commonly available varieties.