Definition of proclining in English:

proclining

adjective

rare
  • Tilted, angled, or leaning forward.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Encyclopaedia Britannica. From classical Latin prōclīnāre to cause to lean forward, to incline + -ing, apparently after inclining.

Pronunciation

proclining

/prə(ʊ)ˈklʌɪnɪŋ/