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Stiles

(stīlz),
Walter S., English physicist, 1901-1985. See: Stiles-Crawford effect.
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The Welshman admitted several ladies and gentlemen, among them the Widow Douglas, and noticed that groups of citizens were climbing up the hill -- to stare at the stile.
I put down my muff on the stile, and went up to the tall steed; I endeavoured to catch the bridle, but it was a spirited thing, and would not let me come near its head; I made effort on effort, though in vain: meantime, I was mortally afraid of its trampling fore-feet.
When I came to the stile, I stopped a minute, looked round and listened, with an idea that a horse's hoofs might ring on the causeway again, and that a rider in a cloak, and a Gytrash-like Newfoundland dog, might be again apparent: I saw only the hedge and a pollard willow before me, rising up still and straight to meet the moonbeams; I heard only the faintest waft of wind roaming fitful among the trees round Thornfield, a mile distant; and when I glanced down in the direction of the murmur, my eye, traversing the hall-front, caught a light kindling in a window: it reminded me that I was late, and I hurried on.
SO that at the bottom of the hill when they came to the stile, there was nothing left to carry except Lucie's one little bundle.
LUCIE scrambled up the stile with the bundle in her hand; and then she turned to say "Good-night," and to thank the washer-woman-- But what a VERY odd thing
Dammit on the flat of his back, on the same side of the stile from which he had started.
The walking party had crossed the lane, and were surmounting an opposite stile, and the Admiral was putting his horse in motion again, when Captain Wentworth cleared the hedge in a moment to say something to his sister.
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It was a weekend but Scott, Kira (Arden Cho), Stiles (Dylan O'Brien) and Malia (Shelley Hennig) showed up at Beacon Hills High for their PSAT (Preliminary Scholastic Aptitude Test).
Continuing ahead to a stile, a wall lines our righthand side and there are two more stiles before we turn right along a wide track that soon joins the Cleveland Way.
When the Oregon women's basketball team left Monday for a game at Illinois two days later, potential walk-on Chloe Stiles hadn't yet been cleared for action, and so wasn't with the team.
Where the track bends left, climb a stile, walk along a straight grassy track with a hedge to the left and a fence on the right, and continue along the left hand edge of a field to climb two adjacent stiles.