Noun stance has 2 senses
  1. stance - standing posture
    --1 is a kind of
    position, posture, attitude
    --1 has particulars: address; attention; erectness, uprightness
    Derived form: verb stand1
  2. position, stance, posture - a rationalized mental attitude
    --2 is a kind of attitude, mental attitude
    --2 has particulars:
     hard line; point of view, viewpoint, stand, standpoint
    Derived form: verb stand5