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Definition of stones
StoneStone Stone, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Stoned; p. pr. & vb. n.
Stoning.] [From Stone, n.: cf. AS. st?nan, Goth.
1. To pelt, beat, or kill with stones.
And they stoned Stephen, calling upon God, and
saying, Lord Jesus, receive my spirit. --Acts vii.
2. To make like stone; to harden.
O perjured woman! thou dost stone my heart. --Shak.
3. To free from stones; also, to remove the seeds of; as, to
stone a field; to stone cherries; to stone raisins.
4. To wall or face with stones; to line or fortify with
stones; as, to stone a well; to stone a cellar.
5. To rub, scour, or sharpen with a stone. StonePerch Perch (p[~e]rch), n. [Written also pearch.] [OE.
perche, F. perche, L. perca, fr. Gr. pe`rkh; cf. perkno`s
dark-colored, Skr. p[.r][,c]ni spotted, speckled, and E.
1. Any fresh-water fish of the genus Perca and of several
other allied genera of the family Percid[ae], as the
common American or yellow perch (Perca flavescens, or
Americana), and the European perch (P. fluviatilis).
2. Any one of numerous species of spiny-finned fishes
belonging to the Percid[ae], Serranid[ae], and related
families, and resembling, more or less, the true perches.
(a) The black bass.
(b) The flasher.
(c) The sea bass.
Blue perch, the cunner.
Gray perch, the fresh-water drum.
Red perch, the rosefish.
Red-bellied perch, the long-eared pondfish.
Perch pest, a small crustacean, parasitic in the mouth of
Silver perch, the yellowtail.
Stone, or Striped, perch, the pope.
White perch, the Roccus, or Morone, Americanus, a small
silvery serranoid market fish of the Atlantic coast.
Meaning of stone from wikipedia
- from the stone
have been used for tools. the minerals
we find in rocks
have been essential
to human civilization
- isidor feinstein stone
(december 24, 1907 – june 18, 1989), born isidor
feinstein, better known
as i. f. stone and izzy stone, was an
- witmer stone
(september 22, 1866 – may 23, 1939) was an american ornithologist
, and mammalogist
, and was considered
one of the
- benjamin clemens masterman stone
(1933, shanghai, china
– 1994 march
19, philippine national museum
) was a british
, ストーン , sutoon
is a japanese manga written
by sin-ichi hiromoto
. kodansha released
the two bound volumes
- the stone
age is a broad prehistoric period during which stone
used to make implements
with a sharp
edge, a point, or a
- the stone
(abbreviation st) is an informal
unit of measure equal
to 14 pounds avoirdupois
(about 6.35 kg u kg giving
- william oliver stone
15, 1946) is an american
film director, screenwriter, and producer. stone
came to public prominence
- a kidney
stone, also known
as a renal calculus
(from the latin
rēnēs, 'kidneys' and calculus
, 'pebble') is a solid concretion
- a stone
tool is, in the most general
sense, any tool made either partially
out of stone
. although stone