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recline

(rē-klīn′) [L. reclinare]
To be in recumbent position; to lie down.
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A flight from Miami to Paris wound up on the ground in Boston after a Frenchman took offense at being reclined upon.
The survey stated that 64 percent admitted that they had never reclined their seat because they were worried about the reactions they may receive.
Using a Bonferroni correction, we set statistical significance at p < 0.025 to account for using multiple tests on the same data and used a repeated-measures analysis of variance (ANOVA) to determine if durations and frequencies of access to five ranges of tilt-in-space and reclined angles differed significantly.
He also began to experience bitemporal and nuchal headaches, which resolved when he removed his eyeglasses or reclined. Each episode of balance disturbance lasted approximately 3 days.
What he needed, it turned out, was nearly half an hour, during which time his subject reclined on the floor in the dark under the lens of an enormous eight-by-ten studio camera while Schneider, murmuring soothingly, illuminated his or her features one at a time with a tiny penlight.
There is no easy answer for these bathing problems, but elevated and reclined bath seats can assist families with many of the problems of positioning in the bathtub.
Then on Monday night, on a Delta flight from New York to West Palm Beach, Florida, a woman resting her head on a tray table got upset when the passenger in front of her reclined his seat, hitting her in the head.
A Ghana-bound United Airlines flight was escorted back to Washington Dulles International Airport by Air Force fighter jets shortly after takeoff Sunday night after bubbling tensions over a reclined seat.
Melbourne, May 31 (ANI): The stress of flying, specially with reclined seats and uncompromising passengers, has made many Australians twisted with revenge, and that initiated a survey, which now has come up with top 10 methods to cope up with midair stresses.
A BRITISH Airways pilot was forced to make an emergency landing after a passenger reclined his seat, annoyed the man behind him - and sparked a mid-air riot.