Definition of semi-prone position in English:

semi-prone position


  • another term for recovery position
    • ‘She twisted and fell out of the car onto her backside, and there she sat looking up at him, stunned from a slumped semi-prone position, in the middle of the road.’
    • ‘She prefers a prone or semi-prone position because if she tries to sit up, she has extreme symptomatology - i.e. she becomes pale and her pulse rate increases among other things.’
    • ‘She leaps up from her semi-prone position to a panther's crouch in the space of a breath.’