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stand bail

to pay money temporarily to a court so that someone can be released from prison until the date of their trial: She can't be released from police custody until someone stands bail for her.
Translations of “stand bail”
in Chinese (Traditional) 保釋,繳納保釋金…
in Chinese (Simplified) 保释,缴纳保释金…
(Definition of stand bail from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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