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reclining

[riklī′ning]
leaning backward. recline, v.
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Powell depicts, sit on the skylight and bend over the reclining girl, wondering what there was behind the lost gaze under the darkened eyelids in the still eyes.
With his round unmoved face, a lot of fine white hair waving in the wind-eddies of the spanker, his glance levelled over the sea he seemed to be addressing the universe across her reclining form.
However, there I was, reclining, with my art-treasures about me, and wanting a quiet morning.
To Recline or Not Reclining seats can be a flash point; nearly one third (32%) of Americans say they would either prefer to have reclining seats banned entirely, or at least restricted to set times during short-haul flights.
Hughes has had a longstanding interest in Moore's work and his forthcoming show includes large-scale cabinets housing displays of archive material relating to a 1980 exhibition, Henry Moore and the Children of Castleford, that was held in Wakefield Art Gallery to celebrate his donation of a reclining figure to his home town.
The eight part recumbent reclining back provides phenomenal relaxation and support, and helps to encourage longer rides.
High up on the list are reclining airline economy seats on short haul flights, or rather, the seats shouldn't recline.
New York (AirGuide Features - Inside Air Travel) Fri, Oct 10, 2014 - On a flight from Miami to Paris, a man got into a heated dispute over a reclining seat has been charged with assaulting a flight attendant, US prosecutors in Boston said on Friday Oct.
In the past month, three US domestic flights have been diverted over arguments related to knee defenders, which prevent seats reclining.
Beach had removed his Knee Defender - a device that locks an airplane seat's reclining mechanism - from the seat in front of him.
I am trying to imagine how our national leaders would react if they got caught in a reclining airplane seat crisis.
And this week we saw stories about air rage over Knee Defender devices that stop seats reclining.