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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. leaning; fitted for a reclining posture

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Leaning; fitted for a reclining posture.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Leaning; inclining; fitted to a leaning posture.


Latin discumbere, discubitum, to lie down, recline at table; dis- + cumbere (in comparative) to lie down. (Wiktionary)


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