Also, ‘stat. thermostat.
Usually, stats. statistics.
of, relating to, or containing statistics:
Some sports fans memorize all the stat sheets published about a team.
adverb, Medicine/Medical Informal.
a combining form used in the names of devices that stabilize or make constant what is specified by the initial element:
(in prescriptions) immediately.
(in prescriptions) immediately
indicating a device that causes something to remain stationary or constant: thermostat
With no delay. adj.
Something that stabilizes: barostat.
Something that inhibits: hemostat.
from Latin statim (immediately)
stratospheric tracers of atmospheric transport
United States Statutes at Large
noun 1. the condition of a person or thing, as with respect to circumstances or attributes: a state of health. 2. the condition of matter with respect to structure, form, constitution, phase, or the like: water in a gaseous state. 3. status, rank, or position in life; station: He dresses in a manner befitting his […]
noun, Electricity. 1. the electrostatic unit of current, equivalent to 3.3356 × 10 −10 ampere and equal to the current produced by an electromotive force of one statvolt acting through a resistance of one statohm.
adjective, Heraldry. 1. (of an animal) represented as standing with all feet on the ground: a bear statant. adjective 1. (heraldry) (of an animal) in profile with all four feet on the ground
noun, Electricity. 1. the electrostatic unit of a quantity of electricity, equivalent to 3.3356 × 10 −10 coulomb and equal to the quantity of charge transferred in one second across a conductor in which there is a constant current of one statampere.