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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A temporary platform or system of platforms used for support; scaffolding.
  • noun The process or manner of putting on a play on the stage.
  • noun The act of jettisoning a stage of a multistage rocket.
  • noun The operation of stagecoaches as an enterprise.
  • noun Travel by stagecoach.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A temporary structure of posts and boards for support, as in building; scaffolding.
  • noun The business of running or managing stagecoaches, or the act of traveling in them.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A structure of posts and boards for supporting workmen, etc., as in building.
  • noun The business of running stagecoaches; also, the act of journeying in stagecoaches.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Present participle of stage.
  • noun theater A performance of a play
  • noun A structure of posts and boards for supporting workmen, etc., as in building.
  • noun The business of running stagecoaches.
  • noun The act of journeying in stagecoaches.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun travel by stagecoach
  • noun a system of scaffolds
  • noun getting rid of a stage of a multistage rocket
  • noun the production of a drama on the stage

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