resupination

noun
re·supination | \(¦)rē+\

Definition of resupination 

1 : the act of lying on the back or the position of one so lying

2 : a turning or twisting (as of a flower) to an inverted or apparently upside-down position also : a resupinate condition

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History and Etymology for resupination

Latin resupinatus + English -ion

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