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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. a small knob or similar rounded protuberance, esp. for ornament.

Origin of knop:

1325–75; ME; OE cnop; c. D knop, G Knopf


  1. knop(Noun)

    A knob, usually ornamental

  2. Origin: From cnoppa

Webster Dictionary

  1. Knop(noun)

    a knob; a bud; a bunch; a button

  2. Knop(noun)

    any boldly projecting sculptured ornament; esp., the ornamental termination of a pinnacle, and then synonymous with finial; -- called also knob, and knosp

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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


a hard rounded part standing out from the main part

a bedstead with brass knobs on.

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