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sittingnoun [C]

uk   /ˈsɪt.ɪŋ/  us   /ˈsɪt̬-/

sitting noun [C] (BE SEATED)

a period when a meal is served in a place like a hotel: When the hotel is full, dinner is served in two sittings. a period spent by a model who is being painted, photographed, etc.: The portrait was finished after only three sittings.

sitting noun [C] (MEETING)

a meeting of a parliament, court, etc.

sittingadjective

uk   /ˈsɪt.ɪŋ/  us   /ˈsɪt̬-/
existing or continuing at the present time: a sitting Member of Parliament.
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