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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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Standard guestroom attributes include a spacious and clutter-free work desk; complimentary high-speed Internet access and remote printing to the hotel's complimentary 24-hour business center; electrical outlets at desk height; a clock that allows guests to play their portable CD or MP3 player; a "hospitality center" with a microwave oven, coffee maker and mini refrigerator; a sitting area with an easy chair and ottoman; and two speaker telephones equipped with data ports and voice mail.
The easy chair has an armrest which can be used as storage or work surface.
The researchers also said that too much has been made of the effect of G-forces on riders' brains, claiming that while a coaster such as Face/Off, at Paramount's Kings Island near Cincinnati, can produce a G-force of 5, simply plopping into an easy chair can produce a G-force of eight to 10.
And there are those that show signs not just of working but of living--an easy chair, bookshelves, even a put-up bed.
The X Rocker II is a revolutionary easy chair, which allows customers to become immersed in the entertainment experience by incorporating high-quality sound into an innovative rocking-chair structure.
Tuesday, an easy chair with castors, is designed as a conference, working or visitor's chair.
A good camping hammock is like an easy chair and serves as a place to relax in a variety of positions.
It's like being suspended in a big easy chair with a great view.
Guest room accommodations and features include: the Garden Sleep System(TM) bed, 32" high definition flat screen LCD television, alarm clock that allow guests to play their portable CD or MP3 player, a "hospitality center" with a microwave oven, refrigerator and coffee maker, a hairdryer, an iron and ironing board, an easy chair and ottoman.
A title that will find a permanent place in our family room next to my easy chair is ``Everything You Need to Know About Birding and Backyard Bird Attracting'' (Houghton Mifflin Co.
Phantom Entertainment has developed and is marketing its first product, the Phantom Lapboard, a combination wireless keyboard, laser mouse and hard surface that makes it easy for you to work or play games from your couch, easy chair, or any other comfortable setting in your home or workplace.
And the viewing audience is finally sitting up, or reclining on an easy chair, and watching.