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recline

(rē-klīn′) [L. reclinare]
To be in recumbent position; to lie down.
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Seat pitch is at 33 inches, seat width at 18 inches and a recline of six inches.
I'd like to see a sign on seatbacks advising passengers not to recline without asking first, and to refrain completely from the practice on short-haul flights.
TAM says that its seats recline 180 degrees to a completely flat position, as do seats on American and on Varig.
As Jeff Edwards, group vice president and general manager, North America for the Automotive Systems Group of Johnson Controls puts it, "With these seats, we believe automakers will be able to add significant value to their vehicles--and truly differentiate them in the marketplace." The Leap seat has what's called the "Live Back" system, which contours to the individual without manual adjustment, and the "Natural Glide" system, which has the seat bottom move forward as the seat back reclines, thereby maintaining the person's reach and visual orientation.
In his "Sonoran: But Not Asleep" he reclines in a hammock strong up with bungee cords, with predictably unpredictable results; and in "Dream Catcher" he and another man counterbalance each other's weight on a sculptural space frame that rolls and rocks.
A high-torque motor provides quiet operation as the chair reclines. The recliners featured hidden foot rests and discrete release latches.
The seat-which reclines to a full flat measuring 78 inches in length-has an adjustable air cushion to adjust firmness, lumbar massage feature, additional storage for personal items and power ports.
In one scene he's removed his jacket and tie and reclines against a haystack with a rooster on his lap, a takeoff on a Brueghel figure.
The seat stays stationary as the back reclines. Power reclining backs are offered with minimal or maximal adjustment.
The seat - which reclines to a full flat measuring 78 inches in length - has an adjustable air cushion to adjust seat firmness, lumbar massage feature, additional storage for personal items and power ports.