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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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Earlier in the day in Turin, Mo Farah underlined his status as favourite for the 3,000m title with an assured performance, easing down to finish third in his heat and qualify for the final.
She never looked like being caught, passing the post easing down by two and a half lengths from Forward Feline.
She won easing down in the hands of Ted Durcan and over the same trip at Salisbury she will hopefully strike again for her Arundel stable, this time under Richard Hills.
It was inevitable, given his injury-prone nature, that he would be forced to quit in the end, rather than easing down, and we can only thank Big Mo for his efforts in a City shirt and wish him good luck as he turns his hand to coaching.
Darley partnered the Mark Johnston-trained colt in a five-runner juvenile maiden and was found guilty of easing down before the line when beaten a short head into fourth.
Riding for his boss Martin Pipe, the young conditional jockey was caught close home and beaten three-quarters of a length by Grand Prompt after easing down prematurely in the 10-runner contest.
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.