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Related to dorsal recumbent: Valsalva maneuver, Homans sign
Etymology: L, dorsalis, back; recumbere, to lie down
lying on the back, as in a supine position.
2. Inactive, idle.
Lying on one's back. Synonym: supine (1)
Lying on one's side.
Lying with one's anterior side down. Synonym: prone (1)