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sit

(sĭt)
v. sat (săt), sitting, sits
v.intr.
1. To rest with the torso vertical and the body supported on the buttocks.
2.
a. To rest with the hindquarters lowered onto a supporting surface. Used of animals.
b. To perch. Used of birds.
3. To cover eggs for hatching; brood.
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The minister said sit ins has also caused loss to political culture of the country.
The politics of sit ins would send a negative message to the world and could harm the China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), he said adding, Imran Khan should review his protest call given for November, 2.
ISLAMABAD -- The routine political, business, social and cultural activities have been badly affected by the ongoing sit ins of Pakistan Tehreek i Insaf and Pakistan Awami Tehreek.