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noun Date: 1884 the softer more porous portion of an annual ring of wood that develops early in the growing season — compare summerwood
adjective (springier; -est) Date: 1660 1. having an elastic quality ; resilient 2. having or showing a lively and energetic movement Synonyms: see elastic • ...
I. verb (sprinkled; sprinkling) Etymology: Middle English sprenklen, sprinclen; akin to Middle High German spreckel, sprenkel spot Date: 14th century transitive verb 1. to ...
noun see sprinkle I
sprinkler system
noun Date: circa 1909 a system for protecting a building against fire by means of overhead pipes which convey an extinguishing fluid (as water) to heat-activated outlets
adjective Date: 1927 having a sprinkler system
noun Date: 1594 1. a limited quantity or amount ; modicum 2. a small quantity falling in scattered drops or particles 3. a small number distributed at random ; scattering
I. intransitive verb Etymology: Middle English (Scots) sprenten to spring, leap, of Scandinavian origin; akin to Swedish dialect sprinta to jump, hop; akin to Old High German ...
sprint car
noun Date: 1954 a rugged racing automobile that is midway in size between midget racers and ordinary racers, has about the same horsepower as the larger racers, and is usually ...
noun see sprint I
noun Etymology: Middle English spret, sprit, from Old English sprēot pole, spear; akin to Old English -sprūtan to sprout Date: 14th century a spar that crosses a ...
noun Etymology: Middle English sprit, from Anglo-French espriz, espirit spirit, sprite — more at spirit Date: 14th century 1. a. archaic soul b. a disembodied spirit ...
noun Date: 15th century 1. a sail extended by a sprit 2. a sail formerly set on a yard beneath the bowsprit
verb Etymology: German spritzen to squirt, spray Date: 1902 transitive verb spray intransitive verb to disperse or apply a spray • spritz noun
noun Etymology: German, from spritzen Date: 1945 a beverage of usually white wine and soda water
noun Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1886 1. a toothed wheel whose teeth engage the links of a chain 2. a cylinder with teeth around the circumference at either end that ...
I. verb Etymology: Middle English spruten, from Old English -sprūtan; akin to Old High German spriozan to sprout, Lithuanian sprausti to squeeze, thrust Date: 13th century ...
sprouting broccoli
noun Date: 1852 broccoli 2a(2)
biographical name Raymond Ames 1886-1969 American admiral
I. verb (spruced; sprucing) Date: 1594 transitive verb to make spruce — often used with up intransitive verb to make oneself spruce II. adjective (sprucer; ...
spruce beer
noun Date: 1744 a beverage flavored with spruce; especially one made from spruce twigs and leaves boiled with molasses or sugar and fermented with yeast
spruce budworm
noun Date: 1884 a tortricid moth (Choristoneura fumiferana) whose larva feeds on evergreen trees (as spruce and balsam fir) in the northern United States and Canada; also a ...
spruce pine
noun Date: 1684 an American tree (as some pines and spruces or the common eastern hemlock) of the pine family with light, soft, or weak wood
adverb see spruce II
noun see spruce II
adjective (sprucier; -est) Date: 1774 spruce
I. noun Etymology: origin unknown Date: circa 1875 1. the waste piece on a casting (as of metal or plastic) left by the hole through which the mold was filled 2. the hole ...
past and past participle of spring
sprung rhythm
noun Date: 1877 a poetic rhythm designed to approximate the natural rhythm of speech and characterized by the frequent juxtaposition of single accented syllables and the ...
adjective (sprier or spryer; spriest or spryest) Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1746 nimble 1 • spryly adverb • spryness noun
adverb see spry
noun see spry
I. verb (spudded; spudding) Date: 1652 transitive verb 1. to dig with a spud 2. to begin to drill (an oil well) intransitive verb to use a spud II. noun Etymology: ...
I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Latin spuma — more at foam Date: 14th century frothy matter on liquids ; foam, scum • spumous adjective • ...
noun see spumoni
also spumone noun Etymology: Italian spumone, augmentative of spuma foam, from Latin Date: 1924 ice cream in layers of different colors, flavors, and textures often with ...
adjective see spume I
adjective see spume I
past and past participle of spin
spun glass
noun Date: 1779 1. blown glass that has slender threads of glass incorporated in it 2. fiberglass
spun sugar
noun Date: 1846 sugar boiled to long threads and gathered up and shaped or heaped on a stick as a candy
spun yarn
noun Date: 14th century 1. a textile yarn spun from staple-length fiber 2. a small rope or stuff formed of two or more rope yarns loosely twisted and used for seizings ...
adjective Date: 1961 of or relating to a nonwoven polymeric material that resembles cloth or fabric
I. noun Etymology: Scottish Gaelic spong sponge, tinder, from Middle Irish spongc, from Latin spongia sponge Date: 1582 1. a. a woody tinder ; punk b. any of ...
noun Date: 1727 Scottish ignis fatuus 1
adverb see spunky
noun see spunky
adjective (spunkier; -est) Date: 1786 full of spunk ; spirited • spunkily adverb • spunkiness noun
I. noun Etymology: Middle English spure, from Old English spura; akin to Old English spurnan to kick — more at spurn Date: before 12th century 1. a. a pointed device ...
spur gear
noun Date: 1823 a gear wheel with radial teeth parallel to its axis — called also spur wheel
spur wheel
noun see spur gear
adjective Date: 1948 occurring or developing without premeditation ; hastily extemporized
noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo-French espurge, spurge, from espurger to clean out, purge, from Latin expurgare — more at expurgate Date: 14th century any of a ...
spurge laurel
noun Date: 1597 a low-growing Eurasian shrub (Daphne laureola) with oblong evergreen leaves and axillary racemes of yellowish flowers
adjective Etymology: Late Latin & Latin; Late Latin spurius false, from Latin, of illegitimate birth, from spurius, noun, bastard Date: 1598 1. of illegitimate birth ; ...
adverb see spurious
noun see spurious
I. verb Etymology: Middle English, from Old English spurnan; akin to Old High German spurnan to kick, Latin spernere to spurn, Greek spairein to quiver Date: before 12th ...
noun see spurn I
adjective Date: 15th century 1. wearing spurs 2. having one or more spurs
or spurry noun (plural spurreys or spurries) Etymology: Dutch spurrie, from Medieval Latin spergula Date: 1577 a white-flowered European annual weedy herb (Spergula ...
noun see spurrey
I. verb Etymology: perhaps akin to Middle High German spürzen to spit, Old English -sprūtan to sprout — more at sprout Date: 1570 intransitive verb to gush forth ; ...
noun Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1756 chiefly Scottish a wooden stick for stirring porridge
noun Etymology: Russian, literally, traveling companion, from s, so with + put' path Date: 1957 any of a series of earth-orbiting satellites launched by the Soviet Union ...
I. verb Etymology: akin to Dutch sputteren to sputter Date: 1598 transitive verb 1. to spit or squirt from the mouth with explosive sounds 2. to utter hastily or ...
noun see sputter I
noun (plural sputa) Etymology: Latin, from neuter of sputus, past participle of spuere to spit — more at spew Date: circa 1693 expectorated matter especially from the air ...
Spuyten Duyvil Creek
geographical name channel New York City N of Manhattan Island connecting Hudson & Harlem rivers
I. verb (spied; spying) Etymology: Middle English spien, from Anglo-French espier, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German spehōn to spy; akin to Latin specere to look, ...
noun Date: 1706 a small telescope
noun Date: 1938 the head of a ring of spies ; a director of intelligence
biographical name Johanna 1827-1901 née Heusser Swiss author
abbreviation 1. squadron 2. square
noun (plural squabs) Etymology: probably of Scandinavian origin; akin to Swedish dialect skvabb loose, fat flesh Date: 1664 1. a. couch b. a cushion for a chair or ...
I. noun Etymology: probably of Scandinavian origin; akin to Swedish dialect skvabbel dispute Date: 1602 a noisy altercation or quarrel usually over petty matters Synonyms: ...
noun see squabble II
I. noun Etymology: Middle French esquade, from Old Spanish & Old Italian; Old Spanish escuadra & Old Italian squadra, ultimately from Vulgar Latin *exquadrare to make square — ...
squad car
noun Date: 1938 a police automobile connected with headquarters by a two-way radio — called also black-and-white, cruiser, prowl car
squad room
noun Date: 1943 1. a room in a barracks used to billet soldiers 2. a room in a police station where members of the force assemble
noun Etymology: Italian squadrone, augmentative of squadra squad, from Old Italian Date: 1562 1. a unit of military organization: as a. a cavalry unit higher than a troop ...
squadron leader
noun Date: 1919 a commissioned officer in the British air force who ranks with a major in the army
noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary, from Latin squalus, a sea fish — more at whale Date: 1916 an acyclic hydrocarbon C30H50 that is widely distributed in ...
adjective Etymology: Latin squalidus rough, dirty, from squalēre to be covered with scales or dirt, from squalus dirty; perhaps akin to Latin squama scale Date: 1596 1. ...
adverb see squalid
noun see squalid
I. verb Etymology: probably of Scandinavian origin; akin to Old Norse skval useless chatter Date: circa 1631 intransitive verb to cry out raucously ; scream transitive ...
noun see squall I
adjective (squallier; -est) Date: 1719 1. marked by squalls 2. gusty
noun Etymology: Latin, from squalēre Date: 1621 the quality or state of being squalid
noun (plural squamae) Etymology: Latin Date: circa 1706 scale; also a structure resembling a scale
noun Etymology: ultimately from Late Latin squamatus scaly, from Latin squama Date: 1968 any of an order (Squamata) of reptiles including the snakes and lizards and related ...
I. noun Date: 1848 a squamosal bone II. adjective Date: circa 1852 1. squamous 2. of, relating to, or being a bone of the skull of many vertebrates corresponding to the ...
adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Latin squamosus, from squama scale Date: 15th century 1. a. covered with or consisting of scales ; scaly b. of, relating to, ...
squamous cell
noun Date: 1907 a cell of or derived from squamous epithelium
squamous cell carcinoma
noun Date: 1907 a carcinoma that is made up of or arises from squamous cells and usually occurs in areas of the body exposed to strong sunlight over many years
adjective Etymology: Latin squamula, diminutive of squama Date: 1857 being or having a thallus made up of small leafy lobes
I. verb (squandered; squandering) Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1536 transitive verb 1. to spend extravagantly or foolishly ; dissipate, waste 2. to cause to ...
noun see squander I
I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo-French esquarre, from Vulgar Latin *exquadra, from *exquadrare to square, from Latin ex- + quadrare to square — more at quadrate ...
square away
verb Date: 1838 intransitive verb 1. to square the yards so as to sail before the wind 2. to put everything in order or in readiness 3. to take up a fighting stance ...
square bracket
noun Date: 1872 bracket 3a
square dance
noun Date: 1870 a dance for four couples who form the sides of a square • square-dance intransitive verb • square dancer noun • square dancing noun
square dancer
noun see square dance
square dancing
noun see square dance
square knot
noun Date: circa 1867 a knot made of two reverse half-knots and typically used to join the ends of two cords — see knot illustration
square matrix
noun Date: 1858 a mathematical matrix with the same number of rows and columns
square measure
noun Date: 1728 a unit or system of units for measuring area — see metric system table, weight table
square of opposition
Date: 1864 a square figure on which may be demonstrated the logical relationships of contraries, contradictories, subcontraries, and subalterns and superalterns
square off
intransitive verb Date: 1837 to take a fighting stance ; prepare to fight; also fight
square one
noun Etymology: from the use of numbered squares in some board games Date: 1960 the initial stage or starting point
square rig
noun Date: circa 1875 a sailing-ship rig in which the principal sails are extended on yards fastened to the masts horizontally and at their center
square root
noun Date: 1557 a factor of a number that when squared gives the number
square sail
noun Date: 1600 a 4-sided sail extended on a yard suspended at the middle from a mast
square shooter
noun Date: circa 1914 a just or honest person
square wave
noun Date: 1932 a waveform that varies periodically and abruptly from one to the other of two uniform values
intransitive verb see square dance
adjective Date: 1769 having or equipped with a square rig
noun Date: 1855 a square-rigged craft
adjective Date: 1785 1. having a toe that is square 2. old-fashioned, conservative
adverb Date: 1564 1. in a straightforward or honest manner 2. a. exactly, precisely b. so as to make solid contact 3. in a square form or manner ; so as to ...
noun see square II
noun see square III
adjective Date: 1742 somewhat square in form or appearance • squarishly adverb • squarishness noun
adverb see squarish
noun see squarish
noun Etymology: probably from supersymmetric + quark Date: 1982 the hypothetical boson analogue of a quark postulated under the rules of supersymmetry
I. verb Etymology: alteration of Middle English squachen to crush, annul, from Anglo-French esquacher, from Old French es- ex- + quachier to hide from view, from Vulgar Latin ...
squash bug
noun Date: circa 1846 a large black American bug (Anasa tristis of the family Coreidae) injurious to plants of the gourd family
squash racquets
noun plural but singular in construction Date: 1886 squash 6
squash tennis
noun Date: 1901 a singles racket game resembling squash played with an inflated ball the size of a tennis ball
noun see squash I
adverb see squashy
noun see squashy
adjective (squashier; -est) Date: 1698 1. easily squashed 2. softly wet ; boggy 3. soft because overripe • squashily adverb • squashiness noun
I. verb (squatted; squatting) Etymology: Middle English squatten to crush, crouch in hiding, from Middle French (Picard dialect) esquatir, escuater, from Old French es- ex- + ...
adverb see squat II
noun see squat II
I. intransitive verb Etymology: imitative Date: 1785 to go along through or as if through water II. noun Date: 1788 one that squats: as a. one that settles on ...
squatter sovereignty
noun Date: 1854 popular sovereignty 2
adjective (squattier; -est) Date: 1881 1. low to the ground 2. dumpy, thickset
noun Etymology: Massachusett squa, ussqua woman Date: 1634 1. often offensive an American Indian woman 2. usually disparaging woman, wife
squaw man
noun Date: 1866 often disparaging a white man married to an American Indian woman and usually living as one of her tribe
noun Date: 1906 a strong-scented sumac (Rhus trilobata) of western North America with ternately compound leaves — called also skunkbrush
noun Date: 1881 any of several large cyprinid fishes (genus Ptychocheilus) of western North America — called also pikeminnow
I. intransitive verb Etymology: probably blend of squall and squeak Date: 1821 1. to utter a harsh abrupt scream 2. to complain or protest loudly or vehemently • ...
squawk box
noun Date: 1945 an intercom speaker
noun see squawk I
noun Date: circa 1848 a North American scaly herb (Conopholis americana) of the broomrape family parasitic especially on oak roots
I. verb Etymology: Middle English squeken, of imitative origin Date: 14th century intransitive verb 1. to utter or make a short shrill cry or noise 2. squeal 2a 3. to ...
noun Date: 1641 1. one that squeaks 2. a contest (as a game or an election) won by a small margin
adjective see squeak II
adjective Date: 1968 1. completely clean 2. completely free from moral taint of any kind
I. verb Etymology: Middle English squelen, of imitative origin Date: 14th century intransitive verb 1. to make a shrill cry or noise 2. a. to turn informer b. ...
noun see squeal I
adjective Etymology: Middle English squaymisch, modification of Anglo-French escoymous Date: 15th century 1. a. easily nauseated ; queasy b. affected with nausea 2. ...
adverb see squeamish
noun see squeamish
I. noun also squilgee Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1844 a blade of leather or rubber set on a handle and used for spreading, pushing, or wiping liquid material on, across, ...
noun see squeeze I
adjective see squeeze I
I. verb (squeezed; squeezing) Etymology: alteration of obsolete English quease, from Middle English queysen, from Old English cwȳsan; akin to Icelandic kveisa stomach cramps ...
squeeze bottle
noun Date: 1950 a bottle of flexible plastic that dispenses its contents when it is squeezed
squeeze off
verb Date: circa 1949 transitive verb to fire (a round) by squeezing the trigger intransitive verb to fire a weapon by squeezing the trigger
squeeze play
noun Date: 1905 1. a baseball play in which a runner on third base starts for home plate as the ball is being pitched and the batter attempts to bunt to give the runner a ...
noun see squeeze I
I. verb Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1624 transitive verb 1. a. to fall or stamp on so as to crush b. (1) to completely suppress ; quell (2) silence ...
noun see squelch I
adjective see squelch II
noun (plural squeteague) Etymology: of southeast New England Algonquian origin; akin to Mohegan cheegut weakfish Date: 1803 any of several weakfishes (especially Cynoscion ...
I. noun Etymology: origin unknown Date: circa 1525 1. a. a short humorous or satiric writing or speech b. a short news item; especially filler 2. a. a small ...
squib kick
noun Date: circa 1956 a kickoff in football in which the ball bounces along the ground
noun Etymology: superconducting quantum interference device Date: 1967 an instrument for detecting and measuring very weak magnetic fields
I. noun (plural squid or squids) Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1613 any of an order (Teuthoidea) of cephalopods having eight short arms and two usually longer tentacles, a ...
or squiffy adjective Etymology: origin unknown Date: circa 1855 intoxicated, drunk
adjective see squiffed
I. verb (squiggled; squiggling) Etymology: blend of squirm and wriggle Date: circa 1816 intransitive verb 1. squirm, wriggle 2. to write or paint hastily ; scribble ...
adjective see squiggle II
variant of squeegee
noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo-French squille, Latin squilla, scilla, from Greek skilla Date: 14th century 1. a. a Mediterranean bulbous herb (Urginea ...
noun (plural squillas or squillae) Etymology: New Latin, from Latin, shrimp, crayfish Date: 1658 any of various stomatopod crustaceans (especially genus Squilla) that burrow ...
I. verb Etymology: probably blend of squint and pinch Date: 1835 transitive verb 1. to screw up (the eyes or face) ; squint 2. a. to make more compact b. to ...
I. verb (squinnied; squinnying) Etymology: probably from obsolete English squin asquint, from Middle English skuin Date: 1605 squint II. noun Date: circa 1881 squint • ...
I. adjective Etymology: Middle English asquint Date: 1579 1. of an eye looking or tending to look obliquely or askance (as with envy or disdain) 2. of the eyes not having ...
adjective Date: 1589 1. having eyes that squint; specifically affected with cross-eye 2. looking askance (as in envy)
noun see squint II
squinting modifier
noun Date: 1924 a modifier (as often in “getting dressed often is a nuisance”) so placed in a sentence that it can be interpreted as modifying either what precedes or what ...
adverb see squint II
adjective see squint III
noun see squirearchy
I. noun Etymology: Middle English squier, from Anglo-French esquier — more at esquire Date: 13th century 1. a shield bearer or armor bearer of a knight 2. a. a male ...
also squirarchy noun (plural -chies) Date: 1796 the class of landed gentry or landed proprietors
adjective see squire I
intransitive verb Etymology: origin unknown Date: circa 1691 to twist about like a worm ; fidget • squirm noun • squirmy adjective
adjective see squirm
I. noun (plural squirrels; also squirrel) Etymology: Middle English squirel, from Anglo-French escurel, esquirel, from Vulgar Latin *scuriolus, diminutive of scurius, alteration ...
squirrel cage
noun Date: 1821 1. a cage for a small animal (as a squirrel) that contains a rotatable cylinder for exercising 2. something resembling the working of a squirrel cage in ...
squirrel corn
noun Date: 1843 a North American herb (Dicentra canadensis) of the fumitory family with much-divided leaves and a scapose raceme of cream-colored flowers
squirrel gun
noun see squirrel rifle
squirrel monkey
noun Date: 1773 any of several small soft-haired South American monkeys (genus Saimiri, especially S. sciureus of the family Cebidae) that have a long tail not used for ...
squirrel rifle
noun Etymology: from its being suitable only for small game Date: 1834 a small-caliber rifle — called also squirrel gun
noun Date: 1803 any of various small chiefly tropical usually red bony fishes (family Holocentridae) with large eyes, spiny fins, and rough scales
adjective Date: 1928 nutty 3
I. verb Etymology: Middle English; akin to Low German swirtjen to squirt Date: 15th century intransitive verb to come forth in a sudden rapid stream from a narrow opening ; ...
squirt gun
noun Date: 1803 water pistol
noun see squirt I
squirting cucumber
noun Date: 1802 a Mediterranean plant (Ecballium elaterium) of the gourd family with oblong fruit that bursts from the peduncle when ripe and forcibly ejects the seeds
verb Etymology: alteration of squash Date: circa 1647 transitive verb 1. squash 2. squelch, suck intransitive verb squelch, suck • squish noun
noun see squishy
adjective (squishier; -est) Date: circa 1847 1. being soft, yielding, and usually damp 2. not firm, steady, or fixed ; soft: as a. lenient 2 b. imprecise • ...
verb Etymology: alteration of 1squash Date: 1942 squash, crush
adjective (squooshier; -est) Etymology: by alteration Date: 1981 squishy 1
abbreviation 1. seaman recruit 2. shipping receipt
I. abbreviation 1. senior 2. senor; señor 3. sister II. symbol strontium
abbreviation senora; señora
abbreviation static RAM
noun Etymology: Sranan, short for Sranan Tongo, literally, Suriname tongue Date: 1953 an English-based creole widely spoken in Suriname — called also Sranan Tongo
Sranan Tongo
noun see Sranan
also shri noun Etymology: Sanskrit śrī, literally, beauty, majesty; akin to Greek kreiōn ruler, master Date: 1799 — used as a conventional title of respect when ...
Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte
geographical name legislative capital of Sri Lanka, a suburb of Colombo
Sri Lanka
or formerly Ceylon geographical name country coextensive with island of Ceylon; an independent republic in the Commonwealth of Nations capital Colombo area 25,332 square miles ...
Sri Lankan
adjective or noun see Sri Lanka
geographical name city India, summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, in W Kashmir on the Jhelum NNE of Lahore population 423,253
I. noun Etymology: single-room occupancy Date: 1941 a house, apartment building, or residential hotel in which low-income or welfare tenants live in single rooms II. ...
abbreviation senorita; señorita
abbreviation 1. scilicet — used in legal documents 2. [Latin semis] one half
I. noun Etymology: German, abbreviation for Schutzstaffel, literally, protection echelon Date: 1932 a unit of Nazis created as bodyguard to Hitler and later expanded to take ...
abbreviation Social Security Administration
abbreviation south-southeast
or SSgt abbreviation staff sergeant
abbreviation see SSG
abbreviation supplemental security income
abbreviation staff sergeant major
abbreviation Social Security number
abbreviation subspecies
abbreviation Soviet Socialist Republic
noun Date: 1991 any of a class of antidepressants (as fluoxetine) that inhibit the inactivation of serotonin by blocking its reuptake by presynaptic neuron endings — called ...
abbreviation Selective Service System
noun Etymology: supersonic transport Date: 1961 supersonic transport
geographical name — see Siping
abbreviation south-southwest
abbreviation 1. stanza 2. state 3. stitch 4. stone
abbreviation 1. saint 2. stratus 3. street
abbreviation standard time
St Denis
biographical name Ruth 1878-1968 American dancer & choreographer
St John
biographical name Henry — see Bolingbroke
St Laurent
biographical name Louis Stephen 1882-1973 Canadian politician; prime minister (1948-57)
abbreviation station
I. noun Etymology: Middle English stabbe Date: 15th century 1. a wound produced by a pointed weapon 2. a. a thrust of a pointed weapon b. a jerky thrust 3. effort, ...
stab in the back
phrasal betray
Stabat Mater
foreign term Etymology: Latin the mother was standing — title of a Latin hymn
noun see stab II
I. adjective Etymology: Latin stabilis — more at stable Date: 1896 stationary, stable II. noun Etymology: probably from French, from Latin stabilis, adjective Date: 1937 ...
British variant of stabilize
British variant of stabilizer
noun (plural -ties) Date: 14th century 1. the quality, state, or degree of being stable: as a. the strength to stand or endure ; firmness b. the property of a body that ...
noun see stabilize
verb (-lized; -lizing) Date: 1861 transitive verb 1. to make stable, steadfast, or firm 2. to hold steady: as a. to maintain the stability of (as an airplane) by ...
noun Date: circa 1909 one that stabilizes something: as a. a substance added to another substance (as an explosive or plastic) or to a system (as an emulsion) to prevent or ...
I. noun Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo-French estable, stable, from Latin stabulum, from stare to stand — more at stand Date: 13th century 1. a building in which ...
stable fly
noun Date: 1862 a biting dipteran fly (Stomoxys calcitrans) that resembles the common housefly and is abundant about stables
noun see stable I
noun Date: 1926 1. an animal stabled with another 2. a member of a stable
noun see stable III
noun Date: 15th century one who keeps a stable

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