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Stayer

Definition of the noun stayer

What does stayer mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: stayers

  1. a person or other animal having powers of endurance or perseverance

Alternative definition of the noun stayer

noun

  1. [sport] An athlete with staying power

Specialised definition of the noun stayer

Glossary of sports / equestrian

a horse that does not tire as quickly as others over longer distances (2005. Chambers Sports Factfinder. Chambers Harrap Publishers Ltd)

Explanation

Stayer: In horse racing, a stayer refers to a horse that may be a better performer over a longer distance, such as more than 1-1/2 miles. Sometimes, the term may also refer to a horse that is not able to quicken or speed up.

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Google previewThe Pacifist Impulse in Historical Perspective (1996)

by Harvey Leonard Dyck, Peter Brock

Stayer is a professor of history at Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario. Peter van den Dungen is a lecturer in peace studies at the University of Bradford, Bradford, United Kingdom. Jo Vellacott is an honorary fellow of the Simone de ...

Google previewThe New Institutionalism in Organizational Analysis (2012)

by Walter W. Powell, Paul J. DiMaggio

A stayer is a firm that appears on the list of the hundred largest firms at both time points; a leaver is a firm that leaves the list at the second time point; a comer enters the list at the second time point. Dominant, related, and unrelated strategies ...

Google previewGoing Private (2015)

by Arthur M. Borden, Joel A. Yunis

Stayer is the senior managing member of FPLLC. (5) Mentor Partners, L.P. is a limited partnership whose general partner is VTG t Co., L.P. (the 'General partner"). The general partner of the General Partner is 0. Tisch t Co., Inc., ...

Google previewThe Pacific (1904)

Staying power wins, and ' as a rule the l>est stayer is the man with the best stomach. All physical strength is derived from food which is properly digested and assimilated. When the food eaten is only partly digested and assimilated there is a ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Espionage (2013)

Spyspeak into English by Joseph Goulden

STAYER A KGB deep-cover agent working in a foreign country whose only intelligence activity was to verify the safe arrival of other Soviet operatives assigned to the country. For instance, if KGB sent an agent into the United States under the ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Political Revolutions (2015)

by Jack A. Goldstone

Stayer, the dean of ...

Google previewEvangelical Dictionary of Theology (Baker Reference Library) (2001)

by Walter A. Elwell

Stayer, Anabaptists and the Sword; German Peasants' War and Anabaptist Community of Goods; “Swiss Brethren,” CH 47: 174–95; ...

Google previewEvangelical Dictionary of Theology (2001)

by Walter A. Elwell

Stayer, Anabaptists and the Sword; German Peasants' War and Anabaptist Community of Goods; “Swiss Brethren,” CH 47: 174–95; ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Perthensis; or, Universal dictionary of Knowledge (1806)

by Encyclopaedia Perthensis

* STAYER ...

Google previewPhreno-mnemotechnic Dictionary (1844)

Being a Philosophical Classification of All the Homophonic Words of the English Language : Containing Also Separate Classifications of Geographical, Mythological, Biographical, Scientific, and Technical Homophonic Words, to be Used in the Application of the Phreno-mnemotechnic Principles by Francis Fauvel-Gouraud

sider, cyder, stir, stair, stayer, hostry, Ostiary, yester, esotery, auster, aster, story , store, astrea, stria, sea-otter, Satyr, sweater, cedar, stroy, Zedoary, history, austere, Stour, steer, strow, soother, acetary, Souter, setter, sitter, easter, suitor, citer, ...

Google previewInternational Encyclopedia of Horse Breeds (2007)

by Bonnie L. Hendricks

Three basic types are found in the breed: the sprinter, tall with a long body, very fast; the stayer, a smaller horse with shorter body length and good stamina; and the middle distance horse, with well-sloped shoulder, shorter back, and sloping ...

Google previewThe new encyclopædia; or, Universal dictionary ofarts and sciences (1807)

by Encyclopaedia Perthensis

STAYER ...

Google previewA dictionary of all the words commonly us'd in the English tongue (1725)

by Thomas Dyche

statuary statue statue statutable statute stave staves-acre stay stayer stead steadiness steadily H 3 ...

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2002)

by Merriam-Webster, Inc

aye1 \ä\ see ay1 aye2 \ï\ see y1 ayed \äd\ see ade1 ayer \ä-ar\ brayer, layer, mayor, payer, player, prayer, preyer, sayer, sprayer, stayer, strayer ballplayer, betrayer, bilayer, bricklayer, cardplayer, conveyer, crocheter, decayer, delayer, ...

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Small photo of ZURICH-NOV. 30: Professional cyclist Patrick Kos at Sixday-Nights Z?rich 2011 at Zurich Hallenstadion November 30, 2011 in Zurich SUI. He finished 3rd in the overall stayer competition.Small photo of UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - CIRCA 1971: A stamp printed in Fujeira, shows Olympic Games in Munich in 1971, yachting stayer, circa 1971Small photo of EQUATORIAL GUINEA - CIRCA 1974: A stamp printed in Equatorial Guinea shows stayer, circa 1974Small photo of ZURICH-NOV. 30: Professional cyclist Patrick Kos at Sixday-Nights Zuerich 2011 at Zurich Hallenstadion November 30, 2011 in Zurich SUI. He finished 3rd in the overall stayer competition.Small photo of MOSCOW - APRIL 28: Stayer liquid chromatograph at the international exhibition of analytical and laboratory equipment in Russia and CIS on April 28, 2011 in Moscow, Russia.Small photo of Pumpkin on a stayerSmall photo of EQUATORIAL GUINEA - CIRCA 1972: A stamp printed in Equatorial Guinea shows stayer, series former champions,circa 1972 More...

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Scrabble value of S1T1A1Y4E1R1

The value of this 6-letter word is 9 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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