from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as stemson.
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Somebody knows the track in the car when is on the gas stantion begans with Bounce someting?
These stairs fold out of the plastic molding on the top of the tailgate, and include a stantion to grab to aid climbing.
Take a look at it out on the pad out there, and I'll just show you really quickly, we'll be watching as the countdown progresses for that little stantion (ph) at the top there to retract.
Fantastic penalty from him yesterday I thought - right in the stantion.
"God bless you, my worthy masters," said the interpreter, who first paid his respects to the old Commodore, "you have started my revered commander on his high ropes; he is as deaf as the top-lights, and as dumb as a stantion: two and twenty years ago, your Honors, he and I were both capsized together on board; the shot that took off his leg splintered my arm, and the doctor kindly took it off for me afterwards."
Real Life In London, Volumes I. and II. Or, The Rambles And Adventures Of Bob Tallyho, Esq., And His Cousin, The Hon. Tom Dashall, Through The Metropolis; Exhibiting A Living Picture Of Fashionable Characters, Manners, And Amusements In High And Low Life (1821)