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recumbent
used in A Christmas Carol

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Definition
lying down; or horizontal
  • The curtains of his bed were drawn aside; and Scrooge, starting up into a half-recumbent attitude, found himself face to face with the unearthly visitor who drew them: as close to it as I am now to you, and I am standing in the spirit at your elbow.
    2 — The First of the Three Spirits (10% in)
recumbent = lying down
There are no more uses of "recumbent" in A Christmas Carol.

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