Definition of Accumbent. Meaning of Accumbent. Synonyms of Accumbent

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Definition of Accumbent

Accumbent Ac*cum"bent (-bent), a. 1. Leaning or reclining, as the ancients did at their meals. The Roman . . . accumbent posture in eating. --Arbuthnot. 2. (Bot.) Lying against anything, as one part of a leaf against another leaf. --Gray. Accumbent cotyledons have their edges placed against the caulicle. --Eaton.
Accumbent Ac*cum"bent, n. One who reclines at table.

Meaning of Accumbent from wikipedia

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- long spiniform digitations; and with a sutural canaliculate digitation ac****bent on the spire, continued and recurved backwards." (Original description...