Statary Sta"ta*ry (st[=a]"t[.a]*r[y^]), a. [L. statarius standing fast, fr. stare to stand.] Fixed; settled. [Obs.] ``The set and statary times of paring of nails and cutting of hair.'' --Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster]

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