postura

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin positūra.

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postura f (plural postures)

  1. posture (position of the body)

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin positūra.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /poˈstu.ra/
  • Rhymes: -ura
  • Hyphenation: po‧stù‧ra

Noun[edit]

postura f (plural posture)

  1. posture, carriage, stance

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Further reading[edit]

  • postura in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

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Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French posture, from Italian postura, from Latin positūra. Doublet of pozytura (pose, posture).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pɔsˈtu.ra/
  • Rhymes: -ura
  • Syllabification: pos‧tu‧ra

Noun[edit]

postura f (diminutive posturka)

  1. build, frame, physique, stature (the natural constitution, or physical structure, of a person)

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Further reading[edit]

  • postura in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • postura in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin positūra.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: pos‧tu‧ra
  • Rhymes: -uɾa

Noun[edit]

postura f (plural posturas)

  1. posture (position of body or way of carrying oneself)
  2. (figuratively) stance (opinion or point of view)
    Synonym: posição
  3. the act or practice of laying eggs
  4. the period during which hens lay eggs

Further reading[edit]

  • postura” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin positūra. Cognate with English posture.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /posˈtuɾa/, [posˈt̪u.ɾa]

Noun[edit]

postura f (plural posturas)

  1. position
  2. (yoga) pose
  3. posture, attitude
    adoptar una postura
    to take a stand, to take a position
    (please add an English translation of this usage example)

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