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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.

West's Encyclopedia of American Law, edition 2. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

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.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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Those who showed high levels of digital development in the past and continue to remain on an upward trajectory were classified as "Stand Outs".
Their live set in Liverpool Cathedral was one of Sound City 2014's stand outs.
Stand outs were Been A Long Day, I Believe In You and Brotherhood Of Men - all fabulously sung in the solos and the big group numbers.
Before the main event we had stand outs from Honey Dijon who gave us a set filled with her trademark sound and a few classics thrown in, most notably Ultra Nate's Free.
He views Adobe (ADBE), Ansys (ANSS), Aspen Technology (AZPN), DocuSign (DOCU), Guidewire (GWRE), Intuit (INTU), ServiceNow (NOW), Q2 Holdings (QTWO), Palo Alto Networks (PANW), VeriSign (VRSN) and Veeva (VEEV) as stand outs in Software Technology following the recent pullback.