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repent

Botany lying or creeping along the ground; reptant

repent

[′rē·pent]
(botany)
Of a stem, creeping along the ground and rooting at the nodes.
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I heard, with pity and compassion, the repentant man devise a thousand little plans for her comfort and support when he returned; but I knew that many months before he could reach his place of destination, his mother would be no longer of this world.
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Set in the terrified atmosphere of the Salem witch trials, "The Crucible'' follows the tortured journey of John Proctor, reclusive farmer and repentant adulterer, who is persecuted for his independent beliefs.
Lyad Amin Madani said OIC was mobilizing all its spiritual and material resources to fight against terrorism in an effective way adding we have to address the root causes of terrorism to avert recurrence of such repentant incidents.
Saint Nicholas is the patron saint of sailors, merchants, archers, repentant thieves, children, pawnbrokers and students.
He urged the repentant citizens to return to their families to lead a normal life, vowing that the governorate will offer all it takes to improve their living conditions.
Repentant companies have also offered a bottle of orange juice that was out of date and fermenting, 60p in return for not switching mobile providers, and a box of condoms after a customer submitted a bad review when one broke.
ISLAMABAD -- Anwar Mansoor, counsel to Pervez Musharraf has tendered apology to Special Court (SC) over Monday's heated arguments saying he is repentant over his attitude.
Regarding the resolution, the AL presidium member said Pakistan showed it was neither repentant over the 1971 genocide nor had "moved on from its policy against humanity".
I WELCOME repentant sinner George Osborne's Damascene conversion on inheritance tax.
Lance needed to look remorseful and repentant and you would see a flicker of a smirk crossing his face, and he didn't mean to do that - it was involuntary.
The Lebanese rocket society The Repentant It will include two screenings of by Joana Hadjithomas and Khalil Joreige, and by Merzak Allouache, winners from this year's Arab Film Competition revealed at the fourth edition of Doha Tribeca Film Festival (DTFF).