Some are attached by the whole length of the shell, they are then said to be decumbent.
It is decumbent, and difficult to harvest for hay when seeded alone.
decumbent, de-kum′bent, adj. lying down: reclining on the ground.
I refer Higley and Raddin's record to the decumbent variety.
These root-like fibres then branch out, sending out straight or decumbent articulated stems.
VanGorder's and Bradner's records may also be the decumbent form.
decumbent, reclining on the ground, as if too weak to stand.
decumbent, reclined on the ground, the summit tending to rise, 39.
As one might expect, the position of greatest ease is the decumbent.
The tiny blue to purple flowers of the Verbena are grouped in dense heads on decumbent stems.