from The Century Dictionary.
- noun The act of lying down or reclining.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun obsolete Recumbence.
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- noun obsolete
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Latin recubare to lie upon the back.
From its long recubation, it had become divested of its bark, foliage, and smaller branches; leaving only its knarled trunk and concomitant adjuncts, its crural like limbs.