Etymology
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recumbent (adj.)

"leaning, reclining," 1705, from Latin recumbentem (nominative recumbens), present participle of recumbere "recline, lie down, lie down again;" of things, "to fall, sink down, settle down," from re- "back" (see re-) + -cumbere "to lie down" (related to cubare "lie down;" see cubicle). Related: Recumbency (1640s); recumbence (1670s). A verb, recumb, has been attempted in English occasionally since 1670s.

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Definitions of recumbent

recumbent (adj.)
lying down; in a position of comfort or rest;
Synonyms: accumbent / decumbent
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