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Sit’

 

a river in Kalinin and Yaroslavl oblasts, RSFSR. The Sit’ is 159 km long and drains an area of 1,900 sq km. It rises in the Bezhetskii Verkh upland and empties into the Rybinsk Reservoir. It is fed predominantly by snow. The mean flow rate 19 km from the mouth is 13.4 cu m per sec. The Sit’ freezes between November and the first half of December, and the ice breaks up in April. [23–1431–]

sit

SIT

"Stay in touch." See digispeak. See also Stuffit.
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Motorists have very little choice but to use the tunnels so they think we're a sitting target.
He has been a sitting target ever since he spent pounds 650,000 of taxpayers' money to refurbish his official residence and then went on to compare himself with Cardinal Wolsey.
NEIL Randall (Gerard Butler) and his wife Abby (Maria Bello) lead a charmed life with their young daughter, Sophie (Emma Karwandy) - the sort of life that makes them a sitting target for a devious kidnapper like Tom Ryan (Pierce Brosnan).
It is the concept of lonely staff being a sitting target that is the issue here, not the principle of a sector of the leisure industry being allowed to open when it wants to, which is surely perfectly appropriate.
And what a sitting target the game was for the entrepreneurs who are now making the running of it so difficult.
But at the City Hall in the heart of Belfast he would have been a sitting target.
Front-running Try Again Nan, who weakened quickly from the three-quarters mark on Friday, merely acts as a sitting target for the selection, so raise the betting-shop roof as Donovan storms past halfway up the home-straight.
Things did not go quite according to plan for Ostankino last time out and trainer Elie Lellouche said: "With no other takers we were forced to make the running, so were a sitting target for Reefscape at the end of the Gladiateur.
Pale, drawn and lacking any punch in his shots, he was a sitting target for Costa.
With downgraded Flo Dan merely acting as a sitting target from half-way, it's impossible to envisage a scenario where Baran Mary doesn't make the frame.
In a climate, in which certain "newspapers" and politicians whip up hatred against refugees, a hostel provides violent racists with a sitting target.
Bary, who had to settle for the minor places, said: "Much Faster was left alone in front for rather a long time and became a sitting target.