squatting position


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squatting position

A position in which the person crouches with legs drawn up closely in front of, or beneath, the body; sitting on one's haunches and heels.
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Its eyes were not upon Bradley, who drew himself to a squatting position and crouched as far back in the corner of the niche in which the platform was set as he could force himself.
You do this by letting the lead hip move down first, creating a squatting position (you see Justin Rose do this during his practice swing all the time).
The bulul (carvings of the Ifugao rice god, mostly in its trademark squatting position), punamhan (wooden ritual boxes where leaves, seeds, amulets are stored) and other artifacts from AA:F's collection were culled from old collections across Europe and the United States.
Dating back to the same period of the dog, the burials showcases a human in squatting position, sitting beside his personnel objects buried in the site, which includes pots made of Alabaster and pottery.
A pair of French vloggers on April 14 released a video narrated in fluent Mandarin on their YouTube channel Xinshidandan (Pledge Egg Egg) showing people on the streets of the southern French city of Montpellier attempting to complete an "Asian squat." An "Asian squat" is when a person goes from a standing position to a squatting position, without touching their hands on the ground, knees completely bent to the point of the buttocks touching the ankles and all the while keeping both feet completely flat.
Though it was possible to circle the table, a squatting position from the tsunami side seemed most appropriate, for then one looked through Japan's disaster, saw a global powerhouse in the offing, and wondered how this resource-poor nation is planning to face expanding Chinese influence in the Pacific as the United States' regional monopoly deteriorates.
It's a good way to improve your ability to get up and down from a sitting or squatting position and pick things up; it also helps with upper back mobility and your ability to twist your torso.
Newcastle Crown Court was told the 35-year-old also forced the youngster, who was between the ages of seven and nine at the time, to stand in a squatting position for long periods of time, sometimes overnight, and would beat him with a belt if he didn't squat properly.
To perform their morning rituals, people mostly of Indian population are mostly using squatting position. Furthermore, this posture is used for other daily activities such as micturition, bathing, washing, and sitting by most of the people.
By: Egypt Today staff CAIRO -- 13 July 2017: The Tourism and Antiquities police foiled an artifacts smuggling attempt by two 50 and 36 year-old criminals transporting 225 bronze coins, four pottery artifacts, and a black basalt statue in a squatting position in a car in Minya governorate.
He said the officers hit him mercilessly with their hands and booted feet, as well as sprayed him with water and forced him to face the wall and sit in a squatting position for three straight hours, with soldiers repeatedly slapping him on the back of his neck.
The instinctual reflex causes the animal to drop into a squatting position to load its leg muscles prior to taking flight.