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sitter

1. a person who is posing for his or her portrait to be painted, carved, etc.
2. a broody hen or other bird that is sitting on its eggs to hatch them
3. anyone, other than the medium, taking part in a seance

Sitter

Willem de . 1872--1934, Dutch astronomer, who calculated the size of the universe and conceived of it as expanding
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Behold me, then, now starting afresh in the world, in the character of a portrait-painter; with the payment of my remuneration from my first sitter depending whimsically on the life of my grandmother.
Pet sitters come to the home daily and animals are able to keep their regular routines for meals, walks, medication and one-on-one care and attention.
Yvette Gonzalez, president of the Pet Sitters Association and owner of the As You Wish Pet Sitters in Denver, says: "Our philosophy is that the companion animal is healthier and happier in his own surroundings and when maintaining his own schedule.
Yvette Gonzalez, president of NAPPS and owner of the As You Wish Pet Sitters in Denver, says, "Our philosophy is that the companion animal is healthier and happier in his own surroundings.
As has been noted, several of Rembrandt's sitters from the 1650s are associated with his insolvency.
BAGHDAD / NINA / the sitters MPs' spokesman confirmed adopting a request to question Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi, noting that all the sitters MPs dismissed from their blocs by decision of the leaders of those blocs.
Sitters shall also ensure, as indicated by the nursing staff, that each individual receives adequate
The salaries of these sitters will be as per the rules of the Ministry of Labor.
WARE -- Baystate Mary Lane Hospital will sponsor a Baby sitters Academy in July to ready area youth for summer and fall baby-sitting responsibilities.
The use of sitters or companions for continuous patient observation has been commonplace in acute care facilities (Salamon & Lennon, 2003).
com's platform focuses on matching dog owners with pet sitters.