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poise
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Gulliver's Travels
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  • This magnet is sustained by a very strong axle of adamant passing through its middle, upon which it plays, and is poised so exactly that the weakest hand can turn it.

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  • She has great charm and great poise.
  • The once self-conscious girl is now a woman with considerable poise.

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