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stand·up

or stand-up  (stănd′ŭp′)
adj.
1. Standing erect; upright: a standup collar.
2. Taken, done, or used while standing: a standup supper; a standup bar.
3. Of or designating a performer who stands alone on a stage, as in a nightclub, and delivers a comic monologue.
4. Slang Courageous and steadfast: a standup guy.
n.
Standup comedy.
References in classic literature ?
His father killed a man in a standup fight with a blow of his fist when he was sixty years old.
WHO: Standup for the Cure, a non-profit organization using standup paddling to raise awareness and funds for breast cancer research, is hosting the event.
Walter had begun to do standup at various New York comedy clubs.
The timeless truth of this century-old sentiment is confirmed daily by correspondence StandUp Gardens founder Paul Harris receives from his customers.
Photo: (1--2--Color) Construction has begun on Six Flags Magic Mountain's new standup roller coaster The Riddler's Revenge.
Harlem StandUp plans to open the facility in November 1992.
ATLANTA -- The Ben Cohen StandUp Foundation today announced nearly $200,000 in support provided to anti-bullying efforts since launching less than two years ago, in April 2011.
Meanwhile, her standup shows and recordings have evolved to include extended jazz sets, with DeLaria as bebop vocalist.
Group Aims to set World Record with Standup Paddle Clinics by Instructors with International Accolades
Standup Comedian," "Amy Schumer: Mostly Sex Stuff," "Todd Barry: Super Crazy," "Matt Braunger: Shovel Fighter," and "CC:Stand-up: The Bonnaroo Experience.
FONAR Corporation (NASDAQ: FONR), The MRI Specialist(TM), announced today that it has sold and installed an Upright(TM) MRI at StandUp MRI of Riverhead, NY.