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English definition of “standing”

standing

noun (RANK)   /ˈstæn·dɪŋ/
rank, position, or reputation in an area of activity, system, or organization: [U] Financial scandal will affect the institute’s standing in the academic community. [U] You must pay dues to remain a member in good standing. Standings are ranked lists of people or things: [pl] the league standings
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