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Meaning of “sitting” in the English Dictionary

(Definition of sitting from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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sittingnoun [C]

 us   /ˈsɪt̬·ɪŋ/
a ​limitedperiod of ​time during which you ​sit and do a ​particularactivity: I ​read the ​book in one sitting. It took several sittings for the ​artist to ​paint her ​portrait.
(Definition of sitting from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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