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stay-button

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stay-button (plural stay-buttons)

  1. a button on a corset
    • 1918 : In the servant girl's room there was a stay-button stuck in a crack of the floor, and in another crack some beads and a long needle. - Katherine Mansfield, Prelude (Selected Stories, Oxford World's Classics paperback 2002, 82)