stokkie, noun2

Origin:
AfrikaansShow more Afrikaans, stok stick + -ie.
A stick; in the wine industry, the woody stem of a vine (used as new stock when rooted).
1976 V. Rosenberg Sunflower 36The location of water was..usually conducted with the aid of a water-divining ‘stokkie’ which was believed to twist downwards at the point where water was to be found.
1990 You 20 Dec. 85When everyone settles down to a braai, the Capies point out that mealie cobs or charcoal can’t be half as good as grapevine stokkies.
1995 J. McNaught Informant, Fransch HoekIn this heat the stokkies are all dying.
A stick; in the wine industry, the woody stem of a vine (used as new stock when rooted).
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