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To rise from a lying or sitting position.

Stand up, then sit down again.

Additional definitions for 'stand up':

stand upTo bring something up and set it into a standing position.
stand upTo jilt or shirk.
stand upTo stand immediately behind the wicket so as to catch balls from a slow or spin bowler, and to attempt to stump the batsman.
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