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stale1
adjective
1 said of food: past its best because it has been kept too long.
2 said of air: not fresh; musty.
3 said of words, phrases, ideas, etc: overused and no longer interesting or original.
4 said of an athlete, race horse, etc: out of condition because of overtraining.
5 said of someone: lacking in energy because of overfamiliarity, boredom, etc with the job in hand.
6 said of news, gossip, etc: out-of-date.
[14c]
stalely adverb .
staleness noun .


stale2
noun the urine of farm animals, especially horses and cattle.
verb (staled , staling ) said of horses and cattle: to urinate.
[15c]


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