statie

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See also: stație

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

state +‎ -ie

Noun[edit]

statie (plural staties)

  1. (New England, slang, law enforcement) A state trooper.
    • 1991, Stephen King, Needful Things
      Alan supposed the Staties would arrest him if they ran across him while they pursued other lines of investigation, but otherwise, no. They had more important things to do.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Variant of station, based on other words in which French -ion corresponds to Dutch -ie.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Belgium) IPA(key): /ˈstaː.si/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: sta‧tie
  • Rhymes: -aːsi

Noun[edit]

statie f (plural staties, diminutive statietje n)

  1. (chiefly Belgium) train station
    Synonym: station

Descendants[edit]

  • Indonesian: stasi