Meaning of “stump” - Learner’s Dictionary

stump

noun [ C ] uk us /stʌmp/
SHORT PART

the short part of something that is left after most of it has been removed:

a tree stump
SPORT

one of the three vertical wooden sticks that you throw a ball at in the game of cricket

(Definition of “stump noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)