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English definition of “sit”

sit

verb [I] (MEET)    /sɪt/ (present participle sitting, past tense and past participle sat)
to hold an official meeting of a parliament, court, etc.: The court will sit tomorrow morning. As an MP, I see much less of my family when Parliament is sitting.Official meetingsMeeting peopleCourt cases, orders and decisions
(Definition of sit verb (MEET) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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