Definition of Recumbency

1. n. Recumbence.



Definition of Recumbency

1. Noun. (archaic) recumbence ¹

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Definition of Recumbency

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Recumbency

recuiles
recuiling
recule
reculed
recules
reculing
recultivate
recultivated
recultivates
recultivating
recultivation
recumb
recumbed
recumbence
recumbencies
recumbency (current term)
recumbent
recumbently
recumbents
recumbing
recumbs
recuperable
recuperate
recuperated
recuperates
recuperating
recuperation
recuperations
recuperative
recuperatory

Literary usage of Recumbency

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1. Lectures on the Pathology and Treatment of Lateral and Other Forms of by William Adams (1882)
"The system of complete recumbency. 2nd. The system of muscular exercises or gymnastics. ... THE SYSTEM OP COMPLETE recumbency, by which patients used to be ..."

2. Gould and Pyle's Cyclopedia of Practical Medicine and Surgery: With ...by George Milbry Gould, Walter Lytle Pyle, Richard John Ernst Scott by George Milbry Gould, Walter Lytle Pyle, Richard John Ernst Scott (1912)
"To insure absolute recumbency Walsham uses a double Thomas' splint, modified by the addition of a pelvic band, a support for the shoulders, neck, and head, ..."

3. The Clinical Journal (1898)
"One might ask if such a result could be expected by recumbency alone for six weeks (see Fig. 1). ease iii.—After operation. ..."

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