stand

the connected joints of pipe racked in the derrick or mast during a trip. The usual stand is about 90 feet long (about 27 meters), which is three lengths of drill pipe screwed together (a thribble).

Stand

The density of a plant population.

stand

A recognizable area of plants that is relatively homogeneous and can be managed as a single unit.
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stand

A fixture used to display merchandise.
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stand

[n] - the position where a thing or person stands 2. [n] - a growth of similar plants (usually trees) in a particular area 3. [n] - an interruption of normal activity 4. [n] - a small table for holding articles of various kinds 5. [n] - tiered seats consisting of a structure (often made of wood) where people can sit to watch ...
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Stand

The decision to not receive another card.
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Stand

Is an alternative name for a tripod.
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Stand

Stand intransitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Stood ; present participle & verbal noun Standing .] [ Middle English standen ; Anglo-Saxon standan ; akin to OFries. stonda , stān , Dutch sta...
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Stand

Stand transitive verb 1. To endure; to sustain; to bear; as, I can not stand the cold or the heat. 2. To resist, without yielding or receding; to withstand. 'Love stood the siege.' Dryden. « He stood the furious foe.» Pope. 3.
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Stand

Stand noun [ As. stand . See Stand , intransitive verb ] 1. The act of standing. « I took my stand upon an eminence . . . to look into thier several ladings.» Spectator. 2. A halt or stop for the purpose of defense, re...
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Stand

Stand intransitive verb (Card Playing) To be, or signify that one is, willing to play with one's hand as dealt.
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stand

1. To be at rest in an erect position; to be fixed in an upright or firm position; as: To be supported on the feet, in an erect or nearly erect position; opposed to lie, sit, kneel, etc. 'I pray you all, stand up!' . ... To continue upright in a certain locality, as a tree fixed by the roots, or a building resting on its foundation. 'It stands as i...
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stand

standstill noun an interruption of normal activity
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stand

noun a defensive effort; `the army made a final stand at the Rhone`
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stand

noun a growth of similar plants (usually trees) in a particular area; `they cut down a stand of trees`
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stand

noun the position where a thing or person stands
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stand

verb put into an upright position; `Can you stand the bookshelf up?`
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stand

noun a booth where articles are displayed for sale
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stand

fend verb withstand the force of something; `The trees resisted her`; `stand the test of time`; `The mountain climbers had to fend against the ice and snow`
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Stand

• (v. i.) To be, or signify that one is, willing to play with one`s hand as dealt. • (v. i.) A state of perplexity or embarrassment; as, to be at a stand what to do. • (n.) To adhere to fixed principles; to maintain moral rectitude; to keep from falling into error or vice. • (n.) To be at rest in an erect position; to be fixed i...
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Stand

To leave ingredients for a specified period of time to enable the flavors to develop or to rise.
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Stand

[In the Light] Fifteen years after his last record, `Always You`, singer-songwriter James Ingram found himself on an independent label, Intering Records, for his fifth full-length, `Stand (In The Light)`. It is notable for his cover of the song `Everything Must Change` which was originally recorded by its writer Bernard Ighner for the 1974 ...
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Stand

All players, except the goalkeeper in her goal circle, must remain stationary following the sound of any whistle.
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Stand

Stand is slang for to pay for something. Especially a round of drinks.
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Stand

Stand is slang for to pay for something. Especially a round of drinks.
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