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adjective standing pronunciation in British English /ˈstændɪŋ/
  1. 1
    always existing
    standing invitation: We’ve got a standing invitation to stay with Jen and Mike whenever we want.
  2. 2
    done from a position in which you are standing on both feet
    a standing jump
    The 5,000 metres begins from a standing start.

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