There are 2 definitions of stat in English:

stat1

Syllabification: stat
Pronunciation: /stat
 
/
informal

abbreviation

  • 1Photostat.
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    • Wonderful reviews... I'll send you stats of all the notices.
  • 1.1Statistic.
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    • Thanks to the PGA Tour's new ShotLink statistical program, stat geeks around the world can revel in this type of information.
    • That's what got my stroke average under 70 for the first time - the stat that matters most.
    • Another mildly interesting stat was the fraction of papers submitted from Europe - 44.6%.
  • 1.2Statistics: [as adjective]: a stat sheet
  • 1.3Thermostat.
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    • The Mat stat is a simple, economic thermostat, designed to be used with heat mats to a maximum of 100 watts.

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Pronunciation: ˌastrəˈgāSHən
noun
(in science fiction) navigation in outer space

There are 2 definitions of stat in English:

stat2

Syllabification: stat
Pronunciation: /
 
stat/

adverb

  • (In a medical direction or prescription) immediately.
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    • What are you paging everyone stat for?
    • They stat paged me to come to the emergency room.

Origin

late 19th century: abbreviation of Latin statim.

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