stockiness
noun see stocky

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • stockiness — [stäk′ē nis] n. the quality of being stocky * * * See stockily. * * * …   Universalium

  • stockiness — [stäk′ē nis] n. the quality of being stocky …   English World dictionary

  • stockiness — stocky ► ADJECTIVE (stockier, stockiest) ▪ (especially of a person) short and sturdy. DERIVATIVES stockily adverb stockiness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • stockiness — noun The state or quality of being stocky …   Wiktionary

  • stockiness — n. quality of being stocky, quality of being short and heavyset …   English contemporary dictionary

  • stockiness — stockˈiness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑stocky …   Useful english dictionary

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  • stocky — adjective (stockier; est) Date: 1622 compact, sturdy, and relatively thick in build • stockily adverb • stockiness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • stocky — stockily, adv. stockiness, n. /stok ee/, adj., stockier, stockiest. 1. of solid and sturdy form or build; thick set and, usually, short. 2. having a strong, stout stem, as a plant. [1350 1400; ME stokky. See STOCK, Y1] * * * …   Universalium

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