/ (ˈstɪlɪˌsaɪd) /
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law a right or duty relating to the drainage of water from the eaves of a roof onto adjacent land
THINGAMABOB OR THINGUMMY: CAN YOU DISTINGUISH BETWEEN THE US AND UK TERMS IN THIS QUIZ?
Do you know the difference between everyday US and UK terminology? Test yourself with this quiz on words that differ across the Atlantic.
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In the UK, COTTON CANDY is more commonly known as…
Word Origin for stillicide
C17: from Latin stillicidium, from stilla drop + -cidium, from cadere to fall
Words nearby stillicide
still and all, stillbirth, stillborn, still frame, still hunt, stillicide, stilliform, still life, stillness, still pack, stillroom
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How to use stillicide in a sentence
I still remember that Emphyteusis is not a disease, nor Stillicide a crime.