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stile

noun \ ˈstī(-ə)l \

Definition of stile

: a step or set of steps for passing over a fence or wall; also : turnstile

Origin and Etymology of stile

Middle English, from Old English stigel; akin to Old English stǣger stair — more at stair


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stile

noun

Definition of stile

: one of the vertical members in a frame or panel into which the secondary members are fitted

Origin and Etymology of stile

probably from Dutch stijl post

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STILE Defined for Kids

stile

noun \ ˈstīl \

Definition of stile for Students

1 : a step or set of steps for crossing a fence or wall
2 : turnstile


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