from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An organized protest demonstration in which participants seat themselves in an appropriate place and refuse to move.
- n. The act of occupying the seats or an area of a segregated establishment to protest racial discrimination.
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- n. A protest in which people refuse to leave.
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- n. a form of civil disobedience in which demonstrators occupy seats and refuse to move
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