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couchant and levant

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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Rising up and lying down; said of beasts, and indicating that they have been long enough on land, not belonging to their owner, to lie down at night and rise up to feed by day.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. rising up and lying down; -- said of beasts, and indicating that they have been long enough on land, not belonging to their owner, to lie down and rise up to feed, -- such time being held to include a day and night at the least.

Etymologies

Old French? See couchant. (Wiktionary)

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