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3rd pers. sing. of stare to stand, remain.


 - n. Latin Let it stand. An order to stay a legal proceeding. (Print.) Let it stand; - a word used by proof readers to signify that something once erased, or marked for omission, is to remain.


 - vb. (Print.) To cause or direct to remain after having been marked for omission; to mark with the word stet, or with a series of dots below or beside the matter; as, the proof reader stetted a deled footnote.

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