decubitus definition

  • noun:
    • A bedsore.
    • The pose of somebody during intercourse, or reclining.
    • a posture assumed in prone.
    • An attitude thought in lying down.
    • The mindset believed by a sick individual whenever prone during intercourse. See anaclisis.
    • just like bed-sore.
    • a reclining place (as with a bed)

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