stance

  1. standing posture
  2. a rationalized mental attitude

Stance

• (n.) The position of a player`s feet, relative to each other and to the ball, when he is making a stroke. • (n.) A station; a position; a site. • (n.) A stanza.
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stance

(General The position of the body during shooting.
Found on http://www.billiardworld.com/glossary.html

stance

posture noun a rationalized mental attitude
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stance

noun standing posture
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Stance

(also batting stance) the posture of a batsman holding his bat when facing a delivery.
Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_cricket_terms

Stance

[American football] Stance is the position an American football player adopts when a play begins. There are three common stances used by linemen: two-point, three-point, and four-point. The stance names reference the number of points where a player`s body is touching the ground while down in the stance. Each technique has its own strengths ...
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Stance

[journal] ``Stance: An International Undergraduate Philosophy Journal is an academic journal of philosophy which is published annually in April. The featured essays, the editing, and the production of the journal are all entirely the work of undergraduate students. The editorial board of Stance is composed of a team based at Ball State Univ...
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Stance

[linguistics] In linguistics, stance is the way in which speakers position themselves in relation to the ongoing interaction, in terms of evaluation, intentionality, epistemology or social relations. Different authors have used the concept of stance to refer to the interpretive framework that is at play in an interaction such as irony, or r...
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Stance

[martial arts] In martial arts, stances are the distribution, foot orientation and body positions (particularly the legs and torso) adopted when attacking, defending, advancing or retreating. The most widely used martial arts stance is a shallow standing squat. This position is generally employed as it is a neutral and agile position from w...
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stance

[Noun] Attitude or position regarding a particular situation.
Example: What is your firm’s stance on sending private emails?
Found on http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/glossary/

stance

[Noun] The way in which someone or something stands.
Example: It is important to have a secure stance when you hit the ball in golf.
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Stance

Stance noun [ Old French estance . See Stanza .] 1. A stanza. [ Obsolete] Chapman. 2. A station; a position; a site. [ Scot.] Sir W. Scott.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/183

Stance

Footwork used when in neutral position or when both wrestlers are facing each other, neither in control. A good stance involves feet shoulder-width apart, knees bent, back straight, elbows in, hands out in front, and head up.
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Stance

How a golfer stands and holds a club in relation to the ball and hole.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21264

Stance

it can be used to refer to the dancer’s posture, positioning or placement. Depending on the technique within which the word is used, it might include bodily, physiological, anatomical, mental or general attitude issues about how the dancer organizes and projects her/him self. Read the definition for 'body placement' above to expand.
Found on http://www.contemporary-dance.org/dance-terms.html

Stance

Manner of standing.
Found on http://www.akc.org/about/glossary.cfm

Stance

Manner of standing.
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Stance

See Guard.
Found on http://www.wandererscricket.com/glossary.html

Stance

Square and level with front and rear legs/toes not tuning in or out
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stance

Stance is the position adopted by a boxer in readiness to land or receive punches
Found on http://www.iluenglish.com/boxing-terms-explained-the-vocabulary-of-boxing/

Stance

Stance is the way the golfers stand or position their feet before they play a stroke.
Found on http://www.buzzle.com/articles/golf-terminology-glossary-of-golf-terms.html

Stance

the position of the body when down on the shot.
Found on http://www.fcsnooker.co.uk/coaching/beginners/glossary/glossary.htm

stance

The position of your feet when addressing the ball
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21422

Stance

To place your feet in preparation for a swing .
Found on http://www.golfeurope.com/almanac/golf_terms/lex_s.htm
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