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English definition of “carriage”


noun [U] (BODY MOVEMENT)    /ˈkær.ɪdʒ/ US  /ˈker-/ formal
the way in which a person moves or keeps their body when they are standing , sitting , or walking Posture
(Definition of carriage noun (BODY MOVEMENT) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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