[sich-oo-ey-shuh-niz-uh m] /ˌsɪtʃ uˈeɪ ʃəˌnɪz əm/
the theory that behavior is chiefly response to immediate situations.
noun 1. a room at a military or political headquarters where the latest information on a military or political situation is channeled.
noun, plural situlae [sich-uh-lee, sit-l-ee] /ˈsɪtʃ əˌli, ˈsɪt lˌi/ (Show IPA) 1. a deep urn, vase, or bucket-shaped vessel, especially one made in the ancient world. noun (pl) -lae (-liː) 1. a bucket-shaped container, usually of metal or pottery and often richly decorated: typical of the N Italian Iron Age adjective 2. of or relating […]
- Sit under
verb 1. (intransitive, preposition) (cards) to be seated on the right of (the player)
noun 1. an exercise in which a person lies flat on the back, lifts the torso to a sitting position, and then lies flat again without changing the position of the legs: formerly done with the legs straight but now usually done with the knees bent.