noun, plural stickfuls. Printing.
as much set type as a composing stick will hold, usually about two column inches.
verb (used without object), stickhandled, stickhandling. 1. (in hockey and lacrosse) to control and skillfully maneuver the ball or puck with the stick. verb 1. (hockey:Ice) to manoeuvre (the puck) deftly
or stick handler [stik-hand-ler] /ˈstɪkˌhænd lər/ noun 1. a hockey or lacrosse player, esp. one who is talented at stickhandling.
adjective, stickier, stickiest. 1. having the property of adhering, as glue; adhesive. 2. covered with adhesive or viscid matter: sticky hands. 3. (of the weather or climate) hot and humid: It was an unbearably sticky day. 4. requiring careful treatment; awkwardly difficult: a rather sticky diplomatic problem; Breaking the news is going to be sticky. […]
noun 1. Also called sticking point. the place or point at which something stops and holds firm. 2. the place in the lower part of an animal’s neck where the knife is thrust in slaughtering.