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stale

horseman's term for the act of urination by a horse.
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241) Additionally, "[b]ecause [the initial complaint and counterclaim] arise from the same incident, the compulsory counterclaim is no staler than the initial action.
To account for this potential problem, one can consider another variable as a substitute for staler ([DELTA][S.
While the third series from Walliams and Lucas looked staler than month-old bread, That Mitchell And Webb Look on BBC2 was box fresh.
Three years old, this French mismatched buddy caper feels considerably staler.
The rise of Twenty20 and the increasing pace of Test cricket in recent years does leave these championship last-day stalemates looking staler than ever.
Beer flavor also deteriorates with age, and the older a beer is, the staler it tastes.
Early in the novel, when he reads part of a love letter from Marian to Ted, Leo is greatly disappointed that the two are in love, and, like any schoolboy of his age, despises demonstrations of love as "soft, soppy--hardly, when the joke grew staler, a subject for furtive giggling" (102).
Staler is a member of so many civic boards, "I end up working Saturdays and Sundays sometimes because I have to put Cargill first," he said in a recent interview, when the Minneapolis-St.
He married Sandy Staler on June 12, 1960, in Brentwood, Calif.