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rest·ing

 (rĕs′tĭng)
adj.
1. Occurring during a state of inactivity: a resting pulse.
2. Biology In a temporary phase of not growing, dividing, or being active: the resting brain; resting spores.

resting

(ˈrɛstɪŋ)
adj
1. not moving or working; at rest
2. (Theatre) euphemistic (of an actor) out of work
3. (Botany) (esp of plant spores) undergoing a period of dormancy before germination
4. (Biology) (of cells) not undergoing mitosis

resting

  • lotus position - Sitting with the feet resting on the thighs.
  • resting - A kind adjective for "between acting jobs."
  • superincumbent - Means "on the surface of" or "lying or resting upon."
  • couchant - Describing a cat sitting with its body resting on its legs and its head raised.
Translations

resting

a. inactivo-a, en reposo, en estado de descanso.

resting

adj en reposo; — heart rate frecuencia cardíaca en reposo
References in classic literature ?
Perhaps we constructively BREAK the command to rest, because the resting we do is in most cases only a name, and not a fact.
One man, squatting on the floor between his outstretched feet and elevating them by resting them on his knees, was violently chafing his legs.
This he succeeded in doing, resting on one knee, a hand to the floor on either side and the other leg bent under him to help him rise.
Mr Dennis rolled lazily over upon his breast, and resting his chin upon his hand in imitation of the attitude in which Hugh lay, said, as he too looked towards the door:
Do you, while receiving benefits from me and resting under my shade, dare to describe me as useless, and unprofitable?
He sat still and passive, his head resting against the back of the wooden rocking-chair, his hands relaxed upon the arms.
Regardless of load intensity, resting 3-min between sets resulted in a significantly greater total repetitions compared with the 2-min or 1-min rest condition.
The Rest Test, led by researchers from Durham University, involved more than 18,000 people from 134 different countries to investigate their resting habits and attitudes towards relaxation.
By measuring your resting heart rate (pulse)--the number of times your heart beats each minute you rest--you can gain valuable insight into your overall health.
Resting up - bed rest - in pregnancy could harm your baby, research shows.
To solve the problem, sometimes I would simply cradle the forearm with my hand resting on the front bag of my rest.
Washington, April 16 ( ANI ): Irrespective of level of physical fitness, people with high resting heart rates have higher risk of death than those with lower heart rates, a new study has found.