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Definition of Standing
StandingStanding Stand"ing, a.
1. Remaining erect; not cut down; as, standing corn.
2. Not flowing; stagnant; as, standing water.
3. Not transitory; not liable to fade or vanish; lasting; as,
a standing color.
4. Established by law, custom, or the like; settled;
continually existing; permanent; not temporary; as, a
standing army; legislative bodies have standing rules of
proceeding and standing committees.
5. Not movable; fixed; as, a standing bed (distinguished from
Standing army. See Standing army, under Army.
Standing bolt. See Stud bolt, under Stud, a stem.
Standing committee, in legislative bodies, etc., a
committee appointed for the consideration of all subjects
of a particular class which shall arise during the session
or a stated period.
Standing cup, a tall goblet, with a foot and a cover.
Standing finish (Arch.), that part of the interior
fittings, esp. of a dwelling house, which is permanent and
fixed in its place, as distinguished from doors, sashes,
Standing order (Eccl.), the denomination (Congregiational)
established by law; -- a term formerly used in
Connecticut. See also under Order. StandingStanding Stand"ing, n.
1. The act of stopping, or coming to a stand; the state of
being erect upon the feet; stand.
2. Maintenance of position; duration; duration or existence
in the same place or condition; continuance; as, a custom
of long standing; an officer of long standing.
An ancient thing of long standing. --Bunyan.
3. Place to stand in; station; stand.
I will provide you a good standing to see his entry.
I think in deep mire, where there is no standing.
--Ps. lxix. 2.
4. Condition in society; relative position; reputation; rank;
as, a man of good standing, or of high standing.
Standing off (Naut.), sailing from the land.
Standing on (Naut.), sailing toward land.
Meaning of Standing from wikipedia
, also referred
to as orthostasis, is a human position
the body is held in an upright
only by the...
- Standing order
or standing orders
to: Standing order
(banking) (or banker's order), instruction
to a bank to pay a set amount
- In physics, a standing
wave, also known
as a stationary
wave, is a wave which oscillates
in time but whose
peak amplitude profile
does not move in space...
- In law, standing
or locus standi
is the ability
of a party
to the court sufficient connection
to and harm from the law or action
- A standing
desk or stand-up desk is a desk conceived
for writing, reading
or drawing while standing
up or while sitting
on a high stool. Several
- A standing ovation
is a form of applause where members
of a seated audience stand
up while applauding after extraordinary performances
- Last Man Standing
is an American sitcom created
by Jack Burditt
for ABC, later airing
on Fox. The show stars
as an executive
at a sporting
- Richard Standing
is a British
on the TV series Holby
Street, and The Grand. He pla**** the part of Danny...
- A standing
cell is a special
so as to prevent
from doing anything
but stand. The Stehbunker
was used in **** concentration...
Bear (c. 1829–1908) (Ponca official
orthography: Maⁿchú-Naⁿzhíⁿ/Macunajin; other
spellings: Ma-chú-nu-zhe, Ma-chú-na-zhe or Mantcunanjin
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