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stat

noun \ ˈstat \
Updated on: 11 Apr 2018
: statistic usually used in plural

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First Known Use of stat

circa 1961

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stat

adverb
: without delay : immediately
  • get a doctor stat

Origin and Etymology of stat

from stat, abbreviation for L. statim


-stat

noun combining form
1 : stabilizing agent or device
  • thermostat
2 : instrument for reflecting (something specified) constantly in one direction
  • heliostat
3 : agent causing inhibition of growth without destruction
  • bacteriostat

Origin and Etymology of -stat

New Latin -stata, from Greek -statēs one that stops or steadies, from histanai to cause to stand — more at stand


STAT Defined for English Language Learners

stat

  • : without delay


Medical Dictionary

stat

adverb \ ˈstat \
: statim

Law Dictionary

Stat.

abbreviation
statutes


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