Accumbent meaning

əkumbənt
Lying down.
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Lying against some other part: said esp. of certain cotyledons.
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Leaning or reclining, as the ancients did at their meals.
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(botany) Lying against anything, as one part of a leaf against another leaf.
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Origin of accumbent

  • From Latin accumbō (“recline”), from ad (“to”) + cumbō (“recline”)
    From Wiktionary