stationary

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From Latin stationarius, from statio, ultimately from stō ‎(to stand).

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stationary ‎(not comparable)

  1. Not moving.
    The train remained stationary for a few moments, 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.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Holland to this entry?)
  2. Misspelling of stationery.

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