Part of speech:
(Botany) Growing flat along the ground.
False; not truthful
Not glossy; matte:
Lying with the front or face downward.
(Biol.) Remaining dormant for a period of time, as certain spores or eggs
Having the palm upward. Used of the hand.
Lying face down
(Bot.) Lying against some other part: said esp. of certain cotyledons
Being a period of time in which there is little or no activity:
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