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sit-up

sit·up

sit-up

pronunciation:
sIt uhp
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part of speech: noun
inflections: sit-ups
definition: an exercise for the stomach muscles. To do a sit-up, a person lies flat on the back and sits up without bending the legs or using the arms.
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