a low platform on which goods are stored in a warehouse or factory to keep them off the floor, to aid in handling, etc.
Compare skid (def 3).
a frame or stand for keeping things off the ground, such as casks in a brewery
a container in which goods, machinery, etc, are transported
noun 1. a burglar alarm, fire alarm, or the like, that is activated silently and transmits a warning signal, usually by telephone.
noun 1. the birth of a dead child or organism. 2. a fetus dead at birth. noun 1. birth of a dead fetus or baby 2. a stillborn fetus or baby stillbirth still·birth (stĭl’bûrth’) n. The birth of a dead child or fetus. A child or fetus dead at birth. stillbirth definition The birth of […]
adjective 1. dead when born. 2. ineffectual from the beginning; abortive; fruitless: a stillborn plan of escape. adjective 1. (of a fetus) dead at birth 2. (of an idea, plan, etc) fruitless; abortive; unsuccessful noun 3. a stillborn fetus or baby stillborn still·born (stĭl’bôrn’) adj. Dead at birth.
adjective, stiller, stillest. 1. remaining in place or at rest; motionless; stationary: to stand still. 2. free from sound or noise, as a place or persons; silent: to keep still about a matter. 3. subdued or low in sound; hushed: a still, small voice. 4. free from turbulence or commotion; peaceful; tranquil; calm: the still […]