Definition of Stillions

1. Noun. (plural of stillion) ¹



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Definition of Stillions

1. stillion [n] - See also: stillion

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Stillions

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

Literary usage of Stillions

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1. The Complete Practical Brewer; Or Plain, Accurate, and Thorough Instructions by Marcus Lafayette Byrn (1852)
"The brewer then places such a number of casks on the stillions as the ... With the liquor on the stillions, this is sufficient to keep the barrels in ..."

2. A Practical Treatise on Brewing, Based on Chemical and Economical Principles by William Black (1844)
"... it was immediately cleansed by pumping it from the gyle- tun, into casks placed upon wooden stillions about eighteen inches high, where it soon began to ..."

3. Transactions by Society of Engineers (London, England), England Society of Engineers (London (1873)
"The oldest and most common is to take the ordinary casks, fill them with the fermented beer, and place them upon long troughs (called stillions) with the ..."

4. A Systematic Handbook of Practical Brewing: Including a Full Description of by E. R. Southby (1885)
"As these stillions are simple wooden troughs supported on legs, and as the only other apparatus required is a good hose, there is nothing further for me to ..."

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