verb (used with object), stoked, stoking.
to poke, stir up, and feed (a fire).
to tend the fire of (a furnace, especially one used with a boiler to generate steam for an engine); supply with fuel.
verb (used without object), stoked, stoking.
to shake up the coals of a fire.
to tend a fire or furnace.
to feed, stir, and tend (a fire, furnace, etc)
(transitive) to tend the furnace of; act as a stoker for
A unit of kinematic viscosity equal to that of a fluid with a viscosity of one poise and a density of one gram per milliliter.
noun 1. Leopold Antoni Stanislaw [lee-uh-pohld ahn-toh-nee stah-nee-slahf] /ˈli əˌpoʊld ɑnˈtoʊ ni stɑˈni slɑf/ (Show IPA), 1882–1977, U.S. orchestra conductor, born in England. noun 1. Leopold. 1887–1977, US conductor, born in Britain. He did much to popularize classical music with orchestral transcriptions and film appearances, esp in Fantasia (1940)
noun 1. (South African) an informal savings pool or syndicate, usually among Black people, in which funds are contributed in rotation, allowing participants lump sums for family needs (esp funerals)
noun 1. a convertiplane that can become airborne after a short takeoff run and has forward speeds comparable to those of conventional aircraft. noun 1. a system in which an aircraft can take off and land in a short distance 2. an aircraft using this system Compare VTOL STOL short takeoff and landing
noun, plural stolae [stoh-lee] /ˈstoʊ li/ (Show IPA), stolas. 1. a long, loose tunic or robe, with or without sleeves, worn by women of ancient Rome.