stand over

verb

Definition of stand over

intransitive verb
:to await consideration or settlement at a later date
  • resolution will stand over until the following session
transitive verb
:to put off :postpone

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standover

adjective

Definition of standover

:making new growth the next year after harvest
  • standover crop of sugar cane
  • standover cotton
— compare ratoon

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Origin and Etymology of standover

from the phrase stand over


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