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English definition of “stance”

stance

noun [C]     /stæns/
OPINION an opinion or belief about something, especially if you say it in public : [usually singular] What's their stance on nuclear energy ? They are taking a very tough stance against drugs .Opinions, beliefs and points of view
STAND formal the way that someone stands : [usually singular] an awkward stanceSitting and standing
(Definition of stance noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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