RE: What's the word for...

Subject: RE: What's the word for...
From: "McLauchlan, Kevin" <Kevin -dot- McLauchlan -at- safenet-inc -dot- com>
To: Dossy Shiobara <dossy -at- panoptic -dot- com>, techwr-l List <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Mon, 6 Jul 2009 17:11:20 -0400

I'll tell my neighbor with the recumbent bike that he should be on his side as he pedals, rather than seated leaning back... is that like ... side-saddle? :->


- Kevin

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Dossy Shiobara [mailto:dossy -at- panoptic -dot- com]
> Sent: Monday, July 06, 2009 4:55 PM
> To: McLauchlan, Kevin; techwr-l List
> Subject: Re: What's the word for...
>
> On 7/6/09 4:48 PM, McLauchlan, Kevin wrote:
> > > What's the word for lying on one's side or sleeping on one's side?
> >
> > Lie back and gaze at the stars (or the ceiling) and you are supine.
> > Lie face down, and you are prone.
> >
> > Lie on one side or the other and you are.... are.....
> are..... what, again?
>
> Apparently, Wikipedia thinks it's "lying" --
>
> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lying_%28position%29
>
> Perhaps you're fishing for "recumbent" ... ?
>
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What's the word for...: From: McLauchlan, Kevin
Re: What's the word for...: From: Dossy Shiobara

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