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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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While there can be no doubting that the Welsh economy has been hit very hard by this recession, there is also no doubt either that the deterioration in the economy has eased off very considerably in the last few months.
Meteo Group, the weather division of the Press Association, said that while rains eased off around the country yesterday, more storms were expected by tomorrow.
When it was over, Palmdale eased off the field with a 36-15 victory, its second of the season.
And, Vasoli concludes, there is not much hope for the immediate future: "Occasionally one meets a canonist, an active tribunalist, who admits that many annulments are farcical--or one eased off a tribunal for being insufficiently congenial toward permissive annulment--but the U.
Darlington then eased off and Torquay nearly snatched a winner in the closing stages - but Newell held out.
Meanwhile, as rap's beats-per-minute have eased off, Quiet Storm R&B balladeering has siphoned off some of the hip-hop audience with its smooth appeal.
Three-month average excess spread has eased off recent record highs but remains robust by historical performance standards.
Amy Smith qualified quickest but Halsall visibly eased off over the final 15 metres and still set a new season's best suggesting she will be the one to beat in today's final.
The rain eased off just in time for the spectacular display, the best in Birmingham.
After a quick 16-2 start the Hexham boys eased off and the North Shields team scraped to 23-10 before a 12 point run.
Finland's Gronholm eased off on the final day but the Ford driver still had enough in hand to win comfortably by 53.