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SIT

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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When they entered, Maggie did not sit down, and Stephen, whose face had a desperate determination in it, was about to ring the bell, when she said, in a firm voice,--
Sit down, dearest; wait--think what you are going to do.
The study showed those suffering from symptoms of depression during pregnancy are more likely to sit down for long periods of time in the second trimester.
I told you to sit down, so sit down" - Commons Speaker John Bercow rebukes the Chancellor George Osborne.
The successful Proposer for the AS2 Sit Down Restaurant & Bar Concession will be granted the non-exclusive right and privilege to rent, occupy, equip, furnish, and maintain the facilities for the operation of a Sit Down Restaurant & Bar Concession for the display, preparation and sale of food, alcohol, and non-alcoholic beverages for consumption in Airside 2.
In a study of men in their 50s, those who could stand up and sit down less than 23 times in a minute were twice as likely to die in the next six years as those who could do it 37 times.
Reading a book is way too time-consuming Sorry, Stephen King, but as well as my Sorry, Stephen King, but as well as my spinal concerns, I rarely have the actual spinal concerns, I rarely have the actual time to sit down and read.
Jeff Thomas | Well done, you should be proud of yourself x x Diane Rees Cardiff City fans face five-match ban if they don't sit down | It's probably for the sake of the younger children who fail to see what's going on during the game.
The results suggest that 62 percent of kids who talk daily with their families at mealtimes feel confident to speak in front of a group, compared with 47 percent of those who eat in silence and just 52 percent of children who don't sit down for meals.
Sometimes you do interviews after a game when emotions are high, adrenaline is high, and then you sit down and think differently about it.
Here's my pal--a very bright and very successful businessman--who, when all is said and done, wanted/requested/expected/hoped for nothing more than to have, in his own home, one guaranteed quiet place to sit down.
You sit down near the floor, other people sit down and fall back against you and if somebody gets up you all fall about.