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sit vi

1 : to occupy a place as a member of an official or formal body [ in Congress] [ on a board of directors]
2 : to hold a session
: conduct official business [the court s in the state capital]

Source: Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Law ©1996. Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. Published under license with Merriam-Webster, Incorporated.