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1. poise (v.)

be motionless, in suspension

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2. poise (n.)

a cgs unit of dynamic viscosity equal to one dyne-second per square centimeter; the viscosity of a fluid in which a force of one dyne per square centimeter maintains a velocity of 1 centimeter per second

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3. poise (v.)

cause to be balanced or suspended

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4. poise (v.)

prepare (oneself) for something unpleasant or difficult

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5. poise (v.)

hold or carry in equilibrium

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6. poise (n.)

a state of being balanced in a stable equilibrium

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7. poise (n.)

great coolness and composure under strain

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