Something blunted, stunted, or cut short, such as stubble or a stump.
A piece of certain paper items, designed to be torn off and kept for record or identification purposes.
- And prickly stubs instead of trees are found.
(computing) A placeholder procedure that has the signature of the planned procedure but does not yet implement the intended behavior. (
- check stub'', ''ticket stub'', ''payment stub
* 1996 , Chip Weems, Nell Dale, Pascal :
(computing) A procedure that translates requests from external systems into a format suitable for processing and then submits those requests for processing. (
- Even though the stub is a dummy, it allows us to determine whether the procedure is called at the right time by the program or calling procedure.
* 2002 , Judith M Myerson, The Complete Book of Middleware :
(wikis) A page providing only minimal information and intended for later development.
The remaining part of the docked tail of a dog
An unequal first or last interest calculation period, as a part of a financial swap contract
(obsolete) A log; a block; a blockhead.
- After this, the server stub calls the actual procedure on the server.
A pen with a short, blunt nib.
A stub nail; an old horseshoe nail; also, stub iron.
* (computer) skeleton (4)
* pencil stub
* pay stub
To remove most of a tree, bush, or other rooted plant by cutting it close to the ground.
To remove a plant by pulling it out by the roots.
To jam, hit, or bump, especially a toe.
- I stubbed my toe trying to find the light switch in the dark.
column (upright supporting beam)
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A pass entitling the holder to admission to a show, concert, etc.
A pass entitling the holder to board a train, a bus, a plane, or other means of transportation
A citation for a traffic violation.
A permit to operate a machine on a construction site.
A service request, used to track complaints or requests that an issue be handled. (Generally Internet Service Provider related).
(informal) A list of candidates for an election, or a particular theme to a candidate's manifesto.
- Joe has joined the party's ticket for the county elections.
A solution to a problem; something that is needed.
- Joe will be running on an anti-crime ticket .
- That's the ticket .
- I saw my first bike as my ticket to freedom.
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, title=Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
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(dated) A little note or notice.
(dated) A tradesman's bill or account (hence the phrase on ticket'' and eventually ''on tick ).
* J. Cotgrave
- He constantly read his lectures twice a week for above forty years, giving notice of the time to his auditors in a ticket on the school doors.
A label affixed to goods to show their price or description.
A certificate or token of a share in a lottery or other scheme for distributing money, goods, etc.
- Your courtier is mad to take up silks and velvets / On ticket for his mistress.
* automatic ticket sampling machine
* golden ticket
* have tickets on oneself
* lottery ticket
* one-way ticket
* that's the ticket
* ticket machine
* write one's own ticket
To issue someone a ticket, as for travel or for a violation of a local or traffic law.
* ticket off