decumbent

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin decumbere.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /dɪˈkʌmbənt/, /dɪˈkʊmbənt/

Adjective[edit]

decumbent (not comparable)

  1. Lying down; reclining on the ground.
  2. (botany) Of a plant, which lies on the ground with tips turned upwards.

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Verb[edit]

dēcumbent

  1. third-person plural future active indicative of dēcumbō