sit down

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To meet formally at a conference table.
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Hidden behind thickets of acronyms and gorse bushes of detail, a new great game is under way across the globe. Some call it geoeconomics, but it's geopolitics too. The current power play consists of an extraordinary range of countries simultaneously sitting down to negotiate big free trade and investment agreements.

Submitted on July 07, 2010

Additional definitions for 'sit down':

sit downTo assume a sitting position from a standing position.
sit downTo cause to be seated or in a sitting posture; to furnish a seat to.
sit downTo assume a low or sunken position.
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