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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A cross-legged sitting position used in yoga.

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  • n. a cross-legged sitting posture; a meditative position in Hinduism and Buddhism, also used in yoga and sexual intercourse

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a sitting position with the legs crossed; used in yoga

Etymologies

Translation of Sanskrit padmāsanam : padmaḥ, lotus + āsanam, sitting posture (from its resemblance to a lotus).
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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