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Stand

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.

stand

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

stand

(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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The colt will stand at stud in Australia after connections called time on his unbeaten three-race career due to a foot problem.
Coolmore announced yesterday that the Giant's Causeway colt would stand at stud in Australia after connections called time on his unbeaten three-race career due to a foot problem sustained in the wake of his Newmarket triumph.
Alamshar is also set to have the final race of his career in the Champion Stakes after being sold to stand at stud in Japan.
Meanwhile, Alamshar is set to have the final race of his career at Newmarket on Saturday week after being sold to stand at stud in 2004.
Last year's Derby fourth Mr Combustible's career has been ended by injury and he has been sold to stand at stud in Ireland.
The son of Cashen Legend and Perles Bay will stand at stud in Ireland with John McGee jnr.
Hopes are high that Cockney Rebel will stand at stud in England.