Definition of Stillion

1. n. A stand, as for casks or vats in a brewery, or for pottery while drying.



Definition of Stillion

1. Noun. A stand, as for casks or vats in a brewery, or for pottery while drying. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Stillion

1. stilling [n -S] - See also: stilling

Stillion Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Stillion Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Stillion

stiller
stillers
stillest
stillhouse
stillhouses
stilliard
stilliards
stillicide
stillicides
stillicidious
stillier
stilliest
stilliform
stilling
stillings
stillion (current term)
stillions
stillman
stillmen
stillness
stillnesses
stillroom
stillrooms
stills
stillstand
stillstands
stillwaterite
stilly
stilpnomelane
stilpnomelanes

Literary usage of Stillion

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A practical treatise on brewing, and on storing of beer by William Black (1835)
"LS means light stillion yeast, or what has been immediately or lately thrown ... MSS signifies middling solid stillion, or what has been thrown off the beer ..."

2. A Dictionary of Applied Chemistry by Thomas Edward Thorpe (1912)
"... arranged in rows side by side on a wooden trough or stillion, about 2 feet from the ground. The beer remains in these casks for some days, ..."

3. A Handbook of Testing: Materials / by C.A.M. Smith by Cades Alfred Middleton Smith (1911)
"The length of the " stillion " is usually so calibrated that from the position of the weight along this arm we can at once read off the load on the specimen ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Stillion

Search for Stillion on Dictionary.com!Search for Stillion on Thesaurus.com!Search for Stillion on Google!Search for Stillion on Wikipedia!

Search