Definition of stature in English:

stature

Syllabification: stat·ure
Pronunciation: /ˈstaCHər
 
/

noun

Derivatives

statured

adjective
[in combination]: a short-statured fourteen-year-old

Origin

Middle English: via Old French from Latin statura, from stare 'to stand'. The sense 'importance' dates from the mid 19th century.

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