Definition of pipe-stapple in English:

pipe-stapple

(also pipe-stopple, pipe-stoppel, pipe-stoople)

noun

Irish English, English Regional, Scottish, Northern
  • A pipestem. Also in extended use. Now rare.

Origin

Mid 18th century; earliest use found in Thomas Boston (1676–1732), Church of Scotland minister and theologian. From pipe + stopple.

Pronunciation

pipe-stapple

/ˈpʌɪpstap(ə)l//ˈpʌɪpstɒp(ə)l/