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Definitions of standing:
  • noun:   the act of assuming or maintaining an erect upright position
  • noun:   social or financial or professional status or reputation
    Example: "Of equal standing"
  • adjective:   (of persons) on the feet; having the torso in an erect position supported by straight legs
    Example: "Standing room only"
  • adjective:   permanent
    Example: "A standing army"
  • adjective:   maintaining an erect position
    Example: "Standing timber"
  • adjective:   not cut down
    Example: "Standing timber"
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #45312)

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