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One entry found for stand by.
Main Entry: stand by
Pronunciation: (primarystress)stan(d)-primarystressbimacr
Function: verb
1 : to be present <stood by, watching the game>
2 : to be or to get ready to act <ambulances are standing by>
3 : to remain loyal or faithful <stood by us to the end> <stood by his decision>

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