Steading
Steading \Stead"ing\ (st[e^]d"[i^]ng), n. The barns, stables, cattle-yards, etc., of a farm; -- called also {onstead}, {farmstead}, {farm offices}, or {farmery}. [Prov. Eng. & Scot.] [1913 Webster]

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  • steading — [sted′iŋ] n. [ME steding: see STEAD & ING] Brit. var. of FARMSTEAD …   English World dictionary

  • steading — viensėdis statusas Aprobuotas sritis vietos savivalda apibrėžtis Istoriškai susidariusi ar kilusi iš vienos sodybos gyvenamoji vietovė. atitikmenys: angl. steading šaltinis Lietuvos Respublikos teritorijos administracinių vienetų ir jų ribų… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • steading — noun Etymology: Middle English steding, from stede place, farm Date: 15th century 1. a small farm 2. chiefly Scottish the service buildings or area of a farm …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • steading — /sted ing/, n. Scot. and North Eng. a farm, esp. its buildings. [1425 75; late ME (north and Scots); see STEAD, ING1] * * * …   Universalium

  • steading — noun Scottish & N. English a farmstead …   English new terms dictionary

  • steading — stead·ing …   English syllables

  • steading — stead•ing [[t]ˈstɛd ɪŋ[/t]] n. Chiefly Scot. scot. a farm, esp. its buildings • Etymology: 1425–75; late ME (north and Scots); see stead, ing I …   From formal English to slang

  • steading — n. Brit. a farmstead …   Useful english dictionary

  • farm steading — farmˈ place, farmˈstead, farm steading or (Scot) farmˈ toun / tŭn/ noun A farmhouse with buildings belonging to it • • • Main Entry: ↑farm …   Useful english dictionary

  • farm-steading — …   Useful english dictionary

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