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stow



Pronunciation: (stō), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/stow.html on line 75 [key]
v.t.
1. Naut.
a. to put (cargo, provisions, etc.) in the places intended for them.
b. to put (sails, spars, gear, etc.) in the proper place or condition when not in use.
2. to put in a place or receptacle, as for storage or reserve; pack: He stowed the potatoes in our cellar.
3. to fill (a place or receptacle) by packing: to stow a carton with books.
4. to have or afford room for; hold.
5. Slang.to stop; break off: Stow it! Stow the talk!
6. to put away, as in a safe or convenient place (often fol. by away).
7. to lodge or quarter.
8. stow away,to conceal oneself aboard a ship or other conveyance in order to obtain free transportation or to elude pursuers.

Stow



Pronunciation: (stō), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/stow.html on line 135 [key]
n.
a city in NE Ohio. 25,303.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/stow.html on line 171 stow (Thesaurus)
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/stow.html on line 173 stow (Encyclopedia)

 

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