Meaning of sedentary
Pronunciation: (sed'n-ter"ē), [key]
- characterized by or requiring a sitting posture: a sedentary occupation.
- accustomed to sit or rest a great deal or to take little exercise.
- abiding in one place; not migratory.
- pertaining to animals that move about little or are permanently attached to something, as a barnacle.
- sedentary (Thesaurus)