noun (1)
stil·​lage | \ ˈstilij \
plural -s

Definition of stillage

 (Entry 1 of 3)

1 : a small table or stand (as for casks in a brewery) sometimes equipped with wheels
2 : a drying stone for ceramic ware shaped but not fired
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Definition of stillage (Entry 2 of 3)

: to place on a stillage


noun (2)
still·​age | \ " \
plural -s

Definition of stillage (Entry 3 of 3)

: the mash from an alcoholic fermentation after removal of the alcohol in a still simple screening of the stillage gives distillers' dried grains— R. S. Aries — compare distillers' grains

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History and Etymology for stillage

Noun (1)

modification of Dutch stellage scaffolding, from Middle Dutch, from stellen to place + -age (from Middle French); akin to Old High German stellen to place

Noun (2)

still entry 8 + -age

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“Stillage.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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