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English definition of “attention”

attention

exclamation, noun [U] (WAY OF STANDING)   /əˈten·ʃən/
(in the armed forces) an order to stand straight and not move, with your feet together, arms by your sides, and head facing to the front, or this way of standing: Each cadet stood at attention for inspection.
(Definition of attention exclamation, noun (WAY OF STANDING) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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