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stein

noun \ˈstīn\

: a large mug for beer

Full Definition of STEIN

:  a large mug (as of earthenware) used especially for beer; also :  the quantity of beer that a stein holds

Origin of STEIN

probably from German Steingut stoneware, from Stein stone + Gut goods
First Known Use: 1855

Stein

biographical name \ˈstīn\

Definition of STEIN

Gertrude 1874–1946 Am. writer

Stein

biographical name \ˈshtīn, ˈstīn\

Definition of STEIN

(Heinrich Friedrich) Karl 1757–1831 Freiherr vom und zum Stein Pruss. statesman

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