Definition of Reclination

1. n. The act of leaning or reclining, or the state of being reclined.



Definition of Reclination

1. Noun. The act of leaning or reclining. ¹

2. Noun. The angle made by the plane of a dial with a vertical plane which it intersects in a horizontal line. ¹

3. Noun. (surgery) Removal of a cataract by applying the needle to its anterior surface, and depressing it into the vitreous humor in such a way that front surface of the cataract becomes the upper one and its back surface the lower one. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Medical Definition of Reclination

1. 1. The act of leaning or reclining, or the state of being reclined. 2. The angle which the plane of the dial makes with a vertical plane which it intersects in a horizontal line. 3. The act or process of removing a cataract, by applying the needle to its anterior surface, and depressing it into the vitreous humor in such a way that front surface of the cataract becomes the upper one and its back surface the lower one. Origin: Cf. F. Reclinaison. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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reclinant
reclinate
reclination (current term)
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