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noun re·cum·ben·cy \ri-ˈkəm-bən-sē\
plural re·cum·ben·cies

Definition of RECUMBENCY

:  the state of leaning, resting, or reclining; also :  a recumbent position <dyspnea…relieved with recumbency—Elizabeth Dean>
April 01, 2015
diapause Hear it
a period of physiological dormancy
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