Definition of Reclining. Meaning of Reclining. Synonyms of Reclining

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Definition of Reclining

Reclining
Recline Re*cline", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Reclined; p. pr. & vb. n. Reclining.] [L. reclinare; pref. re- re- + clinare to lean, incline. See Incline, Lean to incline.] To cause or permit to lean, incline, rest, etc., to place in a recumbent position; as, to recline the head on the hand. The mother Reclined her dying head upon his breast. --Dryden.
Reclining
Reclining Re*clin"ing, a. (Bot.) (a) Bending or curving gradually back from the perpendicular. (b) Recumbent. Reclining dial, a dial whose plane is inclined to the vertical line through its center. --Davies & Peck (Math. Dict.).

Meaning of Reclining from wikipedia

- Reclining may refer to being in a: Reclining chair or recliner, being in an armchair or sofa that adjusts so that the back rest lowers and a footrest rises...
- automatically when the back is reclined. A recliner is also known as a reclining chair, lounger and an armchair. Modern recliners often feature an adjustable...
- metres (95 ft) the biggest reclining Buddha in Ayuttaya Wat Pa Mok Worawihan in Ang Thong - 23 metres (75 ft) The reclining Buddha image was constructed...
- Western Experience with The Reclines (1984) Angel with a Lariat with The Reclines (1987) Absolute Torch and Twang with The Reclines (1989) A Wonderful World...
- The wat and the reclining Buddha (Phra Buddhasaiyas, Thai: พระพุทธไสยาสน์) were built by Rama III in 1832. The image of the reclining Buddha represents...
- Reclining Figure may refer to: Reclining Figure (Dennis), a sculpture by Michael Dennis, in Vancouver's Guelph Park Reclining Figure (Lincoln Center)...
- hatha yoga and modern yoga as exercise, to any type of position, adding reclining, standing, inverted, twisting, and balancing poses. The Yoga Sutras of...
- The Venus of Urbino (also known as Reclining Venus) is an oil painting by Italian painter Titian, depicting a nude young woman, traditionally identified...
- Foundation; Reclining Figure, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art Reclining Figure: Festival, Jardin des Tuileries, Henry Moore Foundation; Reclining Figure...
- Nu couché (also known in English as Red Nude or Reclining Nude) is a 1917 oil on canvas painting by the Italian artist Amedeo Modigliani. It is one of...