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: the business of running stagecoaches
: the act of journeying in stagecoaches
: the act of putting on a play
: the moving of troops or matériel forward in several stages
: the assembling of troops or matériel in transit in a particular place
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14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1
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: the performance of a play on a stage
: a temporary raised platform that a person can sit or stand on while working
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: the classification of the severity of a disease in distinct stages on the basis of established symptomatic criteria
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to deposit or conceal in a hiding place
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