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Definitions of sty

  1. an infection of the sebaceous gland of the eyelid Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a pen for swine Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  3. A pen or inclosure for swine. Newage Dictionary DB
  4. A place of bestial debauchery. Newage Dictionary DB
  5. To shut up in, or as in, a sty. Newage Dictionary DB
  6. To soar; to ascend; to mount. See Stirrup. Newage Dictionary DB
  7. An inflamed swelling or boil on the edge of the eyelid. Newage Dictionary DB
  8. A pen for swine, or hogs; a small inflamed swelling on the eyelid. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  9. See Stye. Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today. By William R. Warner. Published 1898.
  10. A small inflamed tumor on the eyelid. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  11. An inclosure for swine: any place extremely filthy. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  12. Pustule on the edge of the eyelid; pen for swine. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  13. A small inflamed swelling on the edge of the eyelid. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  14. A pen or inclosure for swine; a place of bestial debauchery; an inflamed tumour on the edge of the eyelid. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  15. To shut up in a sty. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  16. An enclosure for swine; any place extremely filthy. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  17. st[=i], n. a small inflamed tumour on the eyelid. [A.S. stígend, from stígan, to step up.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  18. st[=i], n. an enclosure for swine: any place extremely filthy, any place of gross debauchery. [A.S. stígo; Ger. steige.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  19. [Latin] An inflammation, usually suppurative, of one of the sebaceous glands in the lids. It occurs either at the edge of the lids, when it affects one of the Zeissian glands (Zeissian s., Hordeolum zeissianum), or on the posterior surface of the lids, when it affects a Meibomian gland (Meibomian s., Hordeolum meibomianum). Treatment: application of ointment of yellow oxide of mercury; incision. na
  20. (Often pigsty) enclosure for keeping pig (s) in, (fig.) mean or dirty hovel or room, place of debauchery; (vb) lodge (t. & i.) in s. [old English] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  21. Inflamed swelling on edge of eyelid (usu. a s. in one\'s eye). [old English] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  22. Inflammation of a sebaceous gland of the eyelid; hordeolum. American pocket medical dictionary.
  23. n. [Anglo-Saxon] An inflamed tumour on the edge of the eyelid : - also written stye ; stythe, stian. Cabinet Dictionary
  24. n. [Anglo-Saxon, Icelandic] A pen or inclosure for swine ;-a place of bestial debauchery. Cabinet Dictionary

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