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Sit

To hold court or perform an act that is judicial in nature; to hold a session, such as of a court, Grand Jury, or legislative body.

West's Encyclopedia of American Law, edition 2. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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Freddy bows and sits down in the Elizabethan chair, infatuated.
Pickering gasps and sits down. Freddy goes out on the balcony to catch another glimpse of Eliza.
Is Eliza presentable [he swoops on his mother and drags her to the ottoman, where she sits down in Eliza's place with her son on her left]?