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Definition of stature noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    stature

     noun
    noun
    NAmE//ˈstætʃər//
     
    [uncountable] (formal)
     
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  1. 1 a person's height a woman of short stature He is small in stature.
  2. 2 the importance and respect that a person has because of their ability and achievements an actress of considerable stature The orchestra has grown in stature.
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: stature