accumbent definition

  • adjective:
    • prone; reclining.
    • Botany Lying or tilting against some thing: accumbent cotyledons.
    • Leaning or reclining, as the ancients performed at their particular dishes.
    • Lying against anything, together section of a leaf against another leaf
    • Leaning or reclining, whilst the ancients performed at their particular dishes.
    • Lying against anything, as you element of a leaf against another leaf.
    • lying down; in a position of convenience or sleep
  • noun:
    • one that reclines at dining table.
    • a person who reclines, as at dishes; one at dining table, whether reclining or sitting.
  • others:
    • Leaning or reclining, in the manner associated with the ancients at their particular dishes. See accubation.
    • In botany, lying against: placed on the cotyledons of an embryo whenever their particular sides lie against or tend to be in opposition to the radicle.
    • In entomology, lying closely, because the machines on a butterfly's antenna.

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