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 for Lying to
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Lying \Ly"ing\, p. pr. & vb. n.
     of Lie, to be supported horizontally.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Lying panel (Arch.), a panel in which the grain of the wood
        is horizontal. [R.]
  
     Lying to (Naut.), having the sails so disposed as to
        counteract each other.
        [1913 Webster]

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