stellate ganglion n.
See cervicothoracic ganglion.
- Step aside
1. Move out of the way, as in Please step aside—I’ve got my arms full of groceries. This usage was first recorded in 1530. 2. Withdraw, make room for a replacement, as in The senior researcher decided to step aside for a younger colleague. [ Second half of 1900s ]
noun 1. one’s stepfather’s son or stepmother’s son by a previous marriage. noun 1. a son of one’s stepmother or stepfather by a union with someone other than one’s father or mother respectively
noun 1. a set of steps folding into a chair.
noun, plural stepchildren. 1. a child of one’s spouse by a previous marriage. 2. any person, organization, affiliate, project, etc., that is not properly treated, supported, or appreciated: This agency is the stepchild when appropriations are handed out. noun (pl) -children 1. a stepson or stepdaughter