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The location in a courtroom where the parties and witnesses offer their testimony. To appear in court; to submit to the jurisdiction of the court.

To stand trial, for example, means to try, or be tried on, a particular issue in a particular court.


(Position), noun attitude, belief, bent, bias, inclination, leaning, opinion, outlook, point of view, position, slant, standpoint, vantage point, view, viewpoint


(Witness' place in court), noun booth, box, place, platform, position, post, stall, station, witness box, witness stand
See also: bear, belief, desist, endure, halt, last, lie, opine, opinion, outlook, remain, resist, resistance, rest, stay, suffer, thesis, tolerate, withstand

TO STAND. To abide by a thing; to submit to a decision; to comply with an agreement; to have validity, as the judgment must stand.

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Stander also testified about previous break-ins at the estate but was forced to admit under cross-examination that it was "generally a safe place".
Stander began riding at age 10 and won his first South Africa title in 1999.
It shows you've got to make a lot of money in off-years in order to pay claims when the storms come," Stander said.
Stander and colleagues at the University Hospital in Munster, Germany, has provided evidence that CB1 and CB2 are also present in abundance in human cutaneous nerve fibers and mast cells (J.
Though he was perhaps the most famous criminal in recent South African history, Stander was obviously emotionally unstable well before he gave up law enforcement to embark on a series of spectacular bank robberies.
Subject to how egregious the stander was, this could be extended to all sporting events and perhaps all events where standing is to be discouraged.
Stander, of the Supreme Court of Monroe County, first considered the question as to whether or not the foreclosure sale was valid.
Prince's redesign improves adjustability and functionality of the prone stander, allowing children of all different shapes and sizes with cerebral palsy to be comfortable and accommodated.
CJ STANDER has signed a new deal with Munster that will keep him at the province until at least June 2018.
MUNSTER 21 OSPREYS 18 BY SEAN KELLY CJ STANDER thanked Nigel Owens for giving Munster a chance to give Paul O'Connell the hero's send off he deserves.