Prostate and Prostrate

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Prostate and Prostrate :

The gland men have is called the prostate.

“Prostrate” is an adjective meaning “lying face downward.”

“Prone” (face down) is often confused with “supine” (face up).

Some people use the phrase “soup in navel” to help them remember the meaning of the latter word.

“Prostrate” technically also means “face down,” but is often used to mean simply “devastated.”

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