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stationary

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From Latin stationarius, from statio, ultimately from stō.

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stationary (comparative more stationary, superlative most stationary)

  1. Not moving.
    For a few moments, the train remained stationary, before lurching forward along the track.
  2. incapable of being moved
  3. unchanging

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stationary (plural stationaries)

  1. One who, or that which, is stationary, such as a planet when apparently it has neither progressive nor retrograde motion.
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  2. Misspelling of stationery.

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