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accubation


accubation


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Accubation  \Ac`cu*ba"tion\,  n.  [L.  accubatio,  for  accubitio  fr 
  accubare  to  recline;  ad  +  cubare  to  lie  down  See  {Accumb}.] 
  The  act  or  posture  of  reclining  on  a  couch,  as  practiced  by 
  the  ancients  at  meals.