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- Lying face downward; prostrate.Wp
- 1907, Robert W[illiam] Chambers, chapter I, in The Younger Set, New York, N.Y.: D. Appleton & Company, OCLC 24962326:
- But they had already discovered that he could be bullied, and they had it their own way; and presently Selwyn lay prone upon the nursery floor, impersonating a ladrone while pleasant shivers chased themselves over Drina, whom he was stalking.
- Having a downward inclination or slope.
- Shooting from a lying down position.
- Predisposed, liable, inclined.
lying face downward; prostrate