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English definition of “straddle”

straddle

verb [T]
 
 
/ˈstrædl/
SIT to sit or stand with one leg on either side of something: He straddled the chair.Sitting and standing
ON BOTH SIDES to be on both sides of a place: Niagara Falls straddles the Canadian border.Connecting and combiningVariety and mixturesMixing and mixtures
(Definition of straddle from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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