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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 stool /ˈstul/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 stool /ˈstul/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Stool n.  Hort. A plant from which layers are propagated by bending its branches into the soil.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Stool, v. i. Agric. To ramfy; to tiller, as grain; to shoot out suckers.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Stool n.
 1. A single seat with three or four legs and without a back, made in various forms for various uses.
 2. A seat used in evacuating the bowels; hence, an evacuation; a discharge from the bowels.
 3. A stool pigeon, or decoy bird. [U. S.]
 4. Naut. A small channel on the side of a vessel, for the dead-eyes of the backstays.
 5. A bishop's seat or see; a bishop-stool.
 6. A bench or form for resting the feet or the knees; a footstool; as, a kneeling stool.
 7. Material, such as oyster shells, spread on the sea bottom for oyster spat to adhere to. [Local, U.S.]
 Stool of a window, or Window stool Arch., the flat piece upon which the window shuts down, and which corresponds to the sill of a door; in the United States, the narrow shelf fitted on the inside against the actual sill upon which the sash descends. This is called a window seat when broad and low enough to be used as a seat.
 Stool of repentance, the cuttystool. [Scot.]
 Stool pigeon, a pigeon used as a decoy to draw others within a net; hence, a person used as a decoy for others.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a simple seat without a back or arms
      2: solid excretory product evacuated from the bowels [syn: fecal
         matter, faecal matter, feces, faeces, BM, ordure,
      3: (forestry) the stump of a tree that has been felled or
         headed for the production of saplings
      4: a plumbing fixture for defecation and urination [syn: toilet,
          can, commode, crapper, pot, potty, throne]
      v 1: lure with a stool, as of wild fowl
      2: react to a decoy, of wildfowl
      3: grow shoots in the form of stools or tillers [syn: tiller]
      4: have a bowel movement; "The dog had made in the flower beds"
         [syn: defecate, shit, take a shit, take a crap, ca-ca,
          crap, make]