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Overview of noun posture

The noun posture has 4 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (9) position, posture, attitude

(the arrangement of the body and its limbs; "he assumed an attitude of surrender")

2. (1) carriage, bearing, posture

(characteristic way of bearing one's body; "stood with good posture")

3. position, stance, posture

(a rationalized mental attitude)

4. military capability, military strength, strength, military posture, posture

(capability in terms of personnel and materiel that affect the capacity to fight a war; "we faced an army of great strength"; "politicians have neglected our military posture")


Overview of verb posture

The verb posture has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. pose, posture

(behave affectedly or unnaturally in order to impress others; "Don't pay any attention to him

2. model, pose, sit, posture

(assume a posture as for artistic purposes; "We don't know the woman who posed for Leonardo so often")

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