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Military at ease
a. (of a standing soldier, etc.) in a relaxed position with the feet apart and hands linked behind the back
b. a command to adopt such a position

ease

A curve at the lower end of a handrail, where it meets the newel post that supports the handrail.

Ease

General purpose parallel programming language, combining the process constructs of CSP and the distributed data structures of Linda. "Programming with Ease: Semiotic Definition of the Language", S.E. Zenith, <zenith-steven@yale.edu> Yale U TR-809, Jul 1990.
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The major event of the month was the intervention from six major central banks, including the Fed and the ECB, in a move to ease down inter-banking liquidity tensions, very similar to the approach taken in 2008, to reduce the dollar's scarcity by extending, by six months to February 1, 2013, their dollar swap lines.
It was a good swim, it was better than the heat because I was able to take it out and then ease down on the back leg.
For the weekend, the winds will ease down a little, with a moderate to fresh westerly wind and occasional rain.