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Definition of Sterling
sterlingStarling Star"ling, n. [OE. sterlyng, a dim. of OE. stare, AS.
st[ae]r; akin to AS. stearn, G. star, staar, OHG. stara,
Icel. starri, stari, Sw. stare, Dan. st[ae]r, L. sturnus. Cf.
Stare a starling.]
1. (Zo["o]l.) Any passerine bird belonging to Sturnus and
allied genera. The European starling (Sturnus vulgaris)
is dark brown or greenish black, with a metallic gloss,
and spotted with yellowish white. It is a sociable bird,
and builds about houses, old towers, etc. Called also
stare, and starred. The pied starling of India is
2. (Zo["o]l.) A California fish; the rock trout.
3. A structure of piles driven round the piers of a bridge
for protection and support; -- called also sterling.
Rose-colored starling. (Zo["o]l.) See Pastor.
Sterling Ster"ling, a.
1. Belonging to, or relating to, the standard British money
of account, or the British coinage; as, a pound sterling;
a shilling sterling; a penny sterling; -- now chiefly
applied to the lawful money of England; but sterling cost,
sterling value, are used. ``With sterling money.' --Shak.
2. Genuine; pure; of excellent quality; conforming to the
highest standard; of full value; as, a work of sterling
merit; a man of sterling good sense.
SterlingSterling Ster"ling, n. (Engin.)
Same as Starling, 3.
Meaning of Sterling from wikipedia
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- The pound sterling
(symbol: £; ISO code: GBP), commonly known
as the pound
and less commonly referred
to as sterling
, is the official currency
of the United...
- Raheem Shaquille Sterling
(born 8 December
1994) is an English professional footballer
as a winger
and attacking midfielder
26, 1934) is an American businessman
who was the owner
of the Los Angeles Clippers professional
- the fictional Sterling Cooper advertising agency
on Madison Avenue
in Manhattan, New York City—later at the newly created
firm of Sterling Cooper
(born (1993-02-10)February 10, 1993) is an American football
for the New York Giants
of the National Football
- Sterling Trucks Corporation
(commonly designated Sterling
) is a former American truck manufacturer
of Cl**** 5-8 trucks. Taking
on its name from a defunct...
- Sterling silver
is an alloy
of silver containing
92.5% by weight
and 7.5% by weight
copper. The sterling silver
- Sterling Kelby Brown
5, 1976) is an American
actor. He made his breakthrough
in 2016 when he portra**** prosecutor Christopher Darden
- Robert Sterling
(born William Sterling
13, 1917 – May 30, 2006) was an American
film and television
actor. The son of Chicago
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