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...
- The wat and the reclining Buddha (Phra Buddhasaiyas, Thai: พระพุทธไสยาสน์) were built by Rama III in 1832. The image of the reclining Buddha represents...
- in 1982 and formed a Patsy Cline tribute band called the Reclines in 1983. She and the Reclines recorded their debut single, "Friday Dance Promenade", at...
- The Venus of Urbino (also known as Reclining Venus) is an oil painting by the Italian painter Titian, which seems to have been begun in 1532 or 1534,...
- A reclining Buddha is an image that represents Buddha lying down and is a major iconographic theme in Buddhist art. It represents the historical Buddha...
- Nu Couché au coussin Bleu (Reclining Nude on Blue Cushion) is an oil on canvas painting by Italian artist Amedeo Modigliani created in 1916. The painting...
- in 2004. Reclining Figure 1938 (bronze), Henry Moore Foundation Henry Moore, Reclining Figure, 1938 (lead), Museum of Modern Art Reclining Figure, 1938...
- 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...
- patient would recline on a couch, with the analyst seated beyond the head of the couch, so that the client would not see the analyst. Reclining and not having...