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stance

A body position.

stance

A body position. See Pugilistic stance.

stance

way of standing or the phase of gait (walking or running) in which the body is supported, usually by one or both feet being on the ground (although can include other methods of support such as crutches).

stance

static, erect position

stance

the posture or position.

sawhorse stance
see sawhorse posture.
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Once you learn the Weaver stance, you can adapt its principles to almost any situation.
In the letter of intent accompanying his 2016 State of the Union address, President Juncker announced the Commission's intention to promote "a positive fiscal stance for the euro area, in support of the monetary policy of the European Central Bank".
If, similar to Cooper, you have an arm, shoulder or back injury and you can't do either stance in its purest form, then modify the stances.
Saudi Arabia is a strong country thanks to its leaders and to its honourable stances at the Arab and Islamic levels.
SDSM did not want to comment on whether they are still in favor of the stance that the party's old leadership had for open election lists.
According to the stance of the Dutch government newly submitted to Parliament, the extra report of the European Commission on Romania is due in end-2012 and the debates about the Schengen membership of the two Balkan countries need to be postponed for 2013.
Lebanon is experiencing domestic political division over the situation in Syria, in which the Arab stance should play a role in the calculations of how to express this stance in the Security Council.
In a statement to NINA today, Shubbar said "the political blocs need to take a firm stance in this regard in accordance to the security agreement reached between the Iraqi and American governments.
Attention to the supervisor's stance, its origins, and its development, could have a clear impact on a student teacher's learning opportunities and could result in substantive improvements to the process and experience of student teaching.
Azzam Al Ahmad, Fatah Central Committee member welcomed the AHLC's stance, mainly the European Union's positive stance of (PA) Palestinian Authority's ability to declare and run a state.
Although it is the Greek Cypriot party which rejected the most comprehensive solution plan on Cyprus question in 2004 and pushed the island to the insolvability, stalled efforts extended to add momentum to the process of comprehensive talks, and obstructed progress on comprehensive agreement topics because of its tough stance, the EU has not made a call to the Greek Cypriot party to be more active," Ozgurgun said.
stance has strengthened the Palestinian position, and has negatively affected the PA's pliability to the Israeli stance.