Sist
Sist Sist, v. t. [L. sistere to bring to a stand, to stop.] 1. (Scots Law) To stay, as judicial proceedings; to delay or suspend; to stop. [1913 Webster]

2. To cause to take a place, as at the bar of a court; hence, to cite; to summon; to bring into court. [Scot.] [1913 Webster]

Some, however, have preposterously sisted nature as the first or generative principle. --Sir W. Hamilton. [1913 Webster]


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