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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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It's not just winners that are getting away as many Placepots have been stuffed by some jock easing down and finishing out of the money.
River Belle looks a youngster with huge potential and will have caught the eye of big-spending owners searching for next year's Classic types when she defied a slow start to win the Princess Margaret Stakes, easing down style under Kieren Fallon.
Lazzaz, having been driven along in second place with no chance of catching the winner Neckar Valley, was two lengths clear of Dinofelis with 100 yards to run, but then Carroll started easing down.
However, once in line for home Dettori let out an inch of rein and the race was over as Dubai Millennium drew clear in breath-taking style to land the pounds 2,195,122 first prize easing down from Behrens with the fast-finishing Public Purse, also trained in the United States, taking third place as Running Stag weakened.
He was stood down for three days for easing down prematurely on 9-4 favourite Galix, who finished sixth after McCoy stopped riding as his mount appeared to tire before the final flight.
By lowering debt ratio requirements and easing down payment rules," he said, "the RTC is backing this liquidation effort with a social program that will bring housing to families that have been shut out of the market for a long time.
The Jamaican flew through 50 metres before easing down and jogging across the line well clear of his rivals.