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(ˈrɛptənt) or


(Biology) biology creeping, crawling, or lying along the ground. Also: repent
[C17: from Latin reptāre to creep]
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(ˈrɛp tənt)

repent 2.
[1650–60; < Latin rēptant-, s. of rēptāns, present participle of rēptāre, frequentative of rēpere to creep; see -ant]
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In this region, the vegetation can be subdivided in four different zones: halophilous-psammophilous reptant (HPR); closed post-beach (CPB); open Clusia shrubland (OCS); and closed Myrtaceae shrubland (CMS), each of them characterized according to the general aspect of the vegetation and categorized following Araujo and Henriques (1984).