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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A leather strap used to sharpen razors

Usage examples (36)
  • strop razors
  • A strop is a flexible textile strap used to keep razors sharp.
  • PNB, a strop is used to finish sharpening, typically a razor … but not always.
  • A strop is similar to a sambok - a Seth Efrican Rhino hide whip but without the ergonomic handle. for more
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