staw

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Danish staae (to stand).

Verb[edit]

staw (third-person singular simple present staws, present participle stawing, simple past and past participle stawed)

  1. (Britain, dialect, intransitive) To be fixed or set; to stay.

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 The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for staw in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *stavъ.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

staw m inan (diminutive stawik)

  1. pond
  2. (anatomy) joint

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