Frank R (Francis Richard Stockton) 1834–1902, U.S. novelist and short-story writer.
John, born 1962, U.S. basketball player.
a city in central California, on the San Joaquin River.
an inland port in central California, on the San Joaquin River: seat of the University of the Pacific (1851). Pop: 271 466 (2003 est)
1st Earl of. title of (Maurice Harold) Macmillan
[stok-tuh n-on-teez, -awn-] /ˈstɒk tən ɒnˈtiz, -ɔn-/ noun 1. a seaport in Cleveland, in NE England, near the mouth of the Tees River. Stockton-on-Tees noun 1. a former port and industrial centre in NE England, in Stockton-on-Tees unitary authority, Co Durham, on the River Tees: famous for the Stockton-Darlington Railway (1825), the first passenger-carrying railway […]
- Stock unit
noun 1. (NZ) the tax basis for evaluating farmers’ stock. Cattle, sheep, and deer are each given differing stock-unit values, the basic measure being the ewe equivalent (as modifier): stock-unit values
- Stock watering
noun 1. (commerce) the creation of more new shares in a company than is justified by its assets
- Stock whip
noun 1. a whip with a long lash and a short handle, as used to herd cattle