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Oxford dictionary definition of the word sedentary:
(of a person) tending to spend much time seated; somewhat inactive:
we all walk a certain amount every day even if we are sedentary
(of work or a way of life) characterized by much sitting and little physical exercise:
a sedentary lifestyle spells bad news for hips and thighs
(of a position) sitting; seated:
he spoke from a sedentary position
Zoology & Anthropology inhabiting the same locality throughout life; not migratory or nomadic:
a tribe of sedentary agriculturists
Zoology (of an animal) sessile.
late 16th century (in the sense ‘not migratory’): from French sédentaire or Latin sedentarius, from sedere ‘sit’