prostate vs. prostrate – The Correct Way to Use Each | Confusing Words
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Prostate

Definition:

relating to the prostate gland

Examples:

He has been diagnosed with prostate cancer.

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Prostrate

Definition:

get into a prostrate position, as in submission

Examples:

When I got there, he was lying prostrate on the floor.

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