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lotus position

noun
1.
a standard seated posture for yoga, with legs intertwined, left foot over right thigh, and right foot over left thigh.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65
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Examples for lotus position
  • It is the image of a deity sitting in lotus position with his head turned in profile.
  • They sit in lotus position and then hop around on mats, while still in lotus position.
  • Put down the processed cheese and take up the lotus position instead.
  • He took a seat on a chair in the middle of the stage and tucked his legs up under him in the lotus position.
British Dictionary definitions for lotus position

lotus position

noun
1.
a seated cross-legged position used in yoga, meditation, etc
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