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"st" in British English

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st

written abbreviation for stone noun : He weighs 12 st 3 lb.

Stnoun

St.noun

also St written abbreviation for Street, used in writing in the name of a street: My address is 27 Lind St.
(Definition of st from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"St." in American English

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St.noun

  • St. noun (STREET)

abbreviation for street: 19 East 17th St. Note: Used in writing after the name or number of a street.
  • St. noun (PERSON)

abbreviation forsaint: St. Bartholomew’s Church
(Definition of St. from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"St" in Business English

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St

uk   us   also St.
written abbreviation for Street: used in the names of streets when writing addresses: 2610 East Bay St.

st

uk   us   MEASURES
written abbreviation for short ton
(Definition of St from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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