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English definition of “stand-off”


noun [C] UK (US standoff)     /ˈstændɒf/
a situation in which an argument or fight stops for a period of time because no one can win or get an advantageDebate and discussion
(Definition of stand-off noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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