Definition of postural in US English:



  • See posture

    • ‘Most symptoms can be controlled by relaxation techniques, and in the case of postural or other physical problems, a physiotherapist can provide appropriate treatment.’
    • ‘Regular exercise and paying attention to your posture while working out will take care of many postural problems.’
    • ‘Left unaddressed, this can cause postural problems.’
    • ‘Researchers at the lab are studying postural stability as well as designing hip protectors and safe flooring for nursing homes.’
    • ‘It teaches you how to breathe efficiently, how to recruit your postural muscles (the deep ones which surround the skeleton) and can change the way you move by creating a balanced body.’
    • ‘The dramatic changes I experienced after just a few lessons were because some of my problems were caused or exacerbated by quite easily rectifiable postural faults.’