Meaning of recline

re•cline

Pronunciation: (ri-klīn'), [key]
— v., -clined, -clin•ing.
—v.i.
  1. to lean or lie back; rest in a recumbent position.
—v.t.
  1. to cause to lean back on something; place in a recumbent position.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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