stillman
noun Date: circa 1864 one who owns or operates a still

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  • stillman — still·man …   English syllables

  • stillman — ˈstilmən noun (plural stillmen) 1. : one who owns or operates a still : distiller 2. : a worker who controls the fermentation of beer 3. : one who tends distillation equipment (as in an oil refinery) …   Useful english dictionary

  • STILLMAN, LOUIS — ( Lou Ingber; 1887–1969), U.S. boxing gym manager and owner. In 1921, Stillman was hired by businessman Alpheus Geer to manage his Marshall Stillman Movement gym, despite Stillman s knowing nothing about the sport of boxing. Shortly after his… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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  • STILLMAN, NORMAN ARTHUR — (1945– ), U.S. historian. Born in New York, Stillman was educated at the University of Pennsylvania (B.A. 1967, Ph.D. 1970), with postgraduate work at the Jewish Theological Seminary (1970–71). Stillman taught at New York University, 1970–73, the …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Stillman Drake — (December 24, 1910 – October 6, 1993) was a Canadian historian of science best known for his work on Galileo Galilei (1564–1642). Drake published over 131 books, articles, and book chapters on Galileo. Drake received his first academic… …   Wikipedia

  • Stillman Valley — Stillman Valley, IL U.S. village in Illinois Population (2000): 1048 Housing Units (2000): 417 Land area (2000): 0.547893 sq. miles (1.419036 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.547893 sq. miles (1 …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

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