Definition of Stay in place
1. Verb. Be stationary.
Lexicographical Neighbors of Stay In Place
Literary usage of Stay in place
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Rudder by Thomas Fleming Day (1912)
"Make the blocks of 3 by 5 spruce and stay in place as shown on Fig. 5. Plumb the stem and stern, stay them securely and commence setting up the forms. ..."
2. Jewelry Making and Design: An Illustrated Text Book for Teachers, Students by Augustus Foster Rose, Antonio Cirino (1917)
"The ends can be made to stay in place by springing one by the other a little. This gives a certain amount of spring to it which makes it stay in place while ..."
3. Camera by Columbia Photographic Society, Philadelphia (1916)
"This was used to catch a small piece of iron, simply bent in half, so the cover would stay in place without holding it down. Next, I procured an electric ..."
4. Transactions of the American Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (1897)
"But the principal point I want to bring out is this : We do not always have success; the kidney does not stay in place, and this has done more to discourage ..."