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prone
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Brave New World
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  • A minute later the square was empty, only the boy remained, prone where he had fallen, quite still.
  • "Orgy-porgy " Tenderly the deep Voice crooned and cooed; in the red twilight it was as though some enormous negro dove were hovering benevolently over the now prone or supine dancers.

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as in: prone to Define
having a tendency (to do something)
as in: prone position Define
lying face downward
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