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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Position at right angles to the horizon; The property of being upright in posture.

Usage examples (34)
  • She always rode at a run, sitting with easy erectness.
  • "Not at all, Sir," said Mr. Laudersdale, with sudden erectness.
  • It had a very similar erectness as the NASA rocket in the photo.
  • Then she sighed, and the stiff erectness of her shoulders sagged a little. for more
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