stabiliment

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin stabilimentum, from stabilire to make firm or stable, from stabilis. See stable (adjective).

Noun[edit]

stabiliment (countable and uncountable, plural stabiliments)

  1. The act of making firm; firm support; establishment.
    • Derham
      They serve for stabiliment, propagation, and shade.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Jeremy Taylor to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin stabilire, Italian stabilimento

Noun[edit]

stabiliment n (plural stabilimente)

  1. establishment

Synonyms[edit]