Meaning : A cgs unit of dynamic viscosity equal to one dyne-second per square centimeter. The viscosity of a fluid in which a force of one dyne per square centimeter maintains a velocity of 1 centimeter per second.
Meaning : A state of being balanced in a stable equilibrium.
Meaning : Be motionless, in suspension.
The bird poised for a few moments before it attacked.
Meaning : Prepare (oneself) for something unpleasant or difficult.
Synonyms : brace
Meaning : Cause to be balanced or suspended.
Meaning : Hold or carry in equilibrium.
Synonyms : balance