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sty
  • noun
    A pigsty. (It was a complete sty; papers littered the ground, dirty dishes were in the sink, and the windows were covered with a grimy film.)
    verb
    Keep (a pig) in a sty. (the most beggarly place that ever pigs were stied in)
  • noun
    An inflamed swelling on the edge of an eyelid, caused by bacterial infection of the gland at the base of an eyelash.

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