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Stature

Stature Meaning & Definition
Stature Definition And Meaning

What's The Definition Of Stature?

[n] natural height of a person or animal in an upright position
[n] high level of respect gained by impressive development or achievement; "a man of great stature"

Synonyms | Synonyms for Stature: height

Related Terms | Find terms related to Stature:

See Also | bodily property | esteem | regard | respect | shortness | tallness

Stature In Webster's Dictionary

\Stat"ure\, n. [F. stature, OF. estature, from L. statura, originally, an upright posture, hence, height or size of the body, from stare, statum, to stand. See {Stand}.] The natural height of an animal body; -- generally used of the human body. Foreign men of mighty stature came. --Dryden.

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