sta·​bling | \ ˈstā-b(ə-)liŋ How to pronounce stabling (audio) \

Definition of stabling

: accommodation for animals in a building also : the building for this

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Flannery said that an old grandstand has been razed and that there is ample room for the new facility and also for the stabling and training activities to co-exist. Sheldon S. Shafer, The Courier-Journal, "Churchill Downs to develop $60M instant racing betting facility on Poplar Level," 20 June 2017

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First Known Use of stabling

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of stabling was in the 15th century

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a strong desire or propensity

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