Stay

Rigging running fore (forestay) and aft (backstay) from a mast to the hull.
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stay

(from the article `rigging`) The basis of all rigging is the mast, which may be composed of one or many pieces of wood or metal. The mast is supported by stays and shrouds that ...
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Stay

(n) Stay is the court order granting status quo till such time to facilitate the recipient to do the required act. For example stay order against retrenchment., stay order against vacating the rented house etc
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stay

[n] - a judicial order forbidding some action until an event occurs or the order is lifted 2. [n] - a thin strip of metal or bone that is used to stiffen a garment (e.g. a corset) 3. [n] - (nautical) brace consisting of a heavy rope or wire cable used as a support for a mast or spar 4. [n] - continuing or remaining in a place or ...
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Stay

• (v. i.) To come to an end; to cease; as, that day the storm stayed. • (v. i.) To tack, as a vessel, so that the other side of the vessel shall be presented to the wind. • (v. i.) To continue in a state. • (n.) Hindrance; let; check. • (v. i.) To bear up under; to endure; to support; to resist successfully. • (v. i.) ...
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stay

verb continue in a place, position, or situation; `After graduation, she stayed on in Cambridge as a student adviser`; `Stay with me, please`; `despite student protests, he remained Dean for another year`; `She continued as deputy mayor for another year`
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stay

noun continuing or remaining in a place or state; `they had a nice stay in Paris`; `a lengthy hospital stay`; `a four-month stay in bankruptcy court`
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Stay

[2-4 Family song] `Stay` is the debut single by hip-hop group, 2-4 Family. It is their only song in which former band member Jo O`Meara sings, because she soon leaves the band, joining S Club in 1999. Jo O`Meara takes the lead vocals, singing dramatically. It charted at #8 on the Viva Top 100. The video was added to YouTube on November 5, 2...
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Stay

[Nick Jonas and The Administration Song] ...
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Stay

[Sugarland song] In addition, it is the first song in Sugarland`s career to be written solely by lead vocalist Jennifer Nettles. `Stay` was certified Gold by the RIAA on February 21, 2008. It was later Sugarland`s first single to earn a Platinum certification on March 24, 2009. It has sold 1,960,000 copies as of April 2013. The song is part...
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Stay

[Tooji song] ==In 2012 Melodi Grand Prix== Tooji took part in the 2012 Melodi Grand Prix in a bid to represent Norway in the 2012 Eurovison Song Contest. On 28 January 2012, at the semi final 3 stage at the Florø Idrettssenter in Florø, the song came second to Petter Øien & Bobby Bare and their song `Things Change`. But as top 3 songs wo...
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Stay

Stay intransitive verb [ √163. See Stay to hold up, prop.] 1. To remain; to continue in a place; to abide fixed for a space of time; to stop; to stand still. « She would command the hasty sun to stay Spenser. « Stay , I command you; ...
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Stay

Stay noun [ Anglo-Saxon stæg , akin to D., G., Icelandic , Swedish , & Danish stag ; confer Old French estai , French étai , of Teutonic origin.] (Nautical) A large, strong rope, employed to support a mast, by being extended from the head of one mast down to some ot...
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Stay

Stay transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Stayed or Staid ; present participle & verbal noun Staying .] [ Old French estayer , French étayer to prop, from Old French estai , French étai , a...
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stay

1. To stop from motion or falling; to prop; to fix firmly; to hold up; to support. 'Aaron and Hur stayed up his hands, the one on the one side, and the other on the other side.' (Ex. Xvii. 12) 'Sallows and reeds . . . For vineyards useful found To stay thy vines.' (Dryden) ... 2. To support from sinking; to sustain with strength; to satisfy in part...
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Stay

A court order halting a judicial proceeding.
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Stay

A court order that suspends or stops certain proceedings. (See also: automatic stay)
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Stay

A light structural member between two other members providing positional restraint.
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Stay

a line or wire from the mast to the bow or stern of a ship, for support of the mast (fore, back, running, and triadic stays).
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Stay

A reinforcement in fabric or tape, to hold a part of a garment securely in position.
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Stay

A rod or wire that supports the mast in a fore/aft position.
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stay

a rod, wire or cable, with a tensioner, to anchor a mast or cantilever
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stay

A stay is sometimes referred to as a `debt standstill.” It prevents creditors from suing in court to seize the assets of the debtor during the restructuring process....
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stay

a steel wire rope or rod, working under tension, connecting a point of a support to a separate anchor, or connecting two points of the support
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stay

a stopping or suspension of procedure or execution by judicial or executive order
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