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sist

transitive verb \ ˈsist \

Definition of sist

1 chiefly Scottish :to bring into court :summon
2 chiefly Scottish :to stay by judicial decree

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Origin and Etymology of sist

Latin sistere to cause to stand, stop; akin to Latin stare to stand


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sist

noun \ " \

Definition of sist

plural -s
chiefly Scottish
:a stay or suspension of legal proceedings; also :an order for a stay of proceedings

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sist

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Definition of sist

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