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re·cum·bent / riˈkəmbənt/ • adj. (esp. of a person or human figure) lying down: recumbent statues. ∎  (of a bicycle) designed to be ridden lying almost flat on one's back or sitting up with the legs stretched out in front. ∎  (of a plant) growing close to the ground: recumbent shrubs. • n. a recumbent bicycle. DERIVATIVES: re·cum·ben·cy n. re·cum·bent·ly adv.

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recumbent

recumbent XVII. — L. recumbēns, -ent-, prp. of recumbere recline, f. RE- + -cumbere (cf. INCUMBENT).

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recumbent

recumbent (ri-kum-bĕnt) adj. lying down.
recumbency n.

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