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  • sleeplike — adjective Resembling sleep or some aspect of it …   Wiktionary

  • sleep — sleepful, adj. sleeplike, adj. /sleep/, v., slept, sleeping, n. v.i. 1. to take the rest afforded by a suspension of voluntary bodily functions and the natural suspension, complete or partial, of consciousness; cease being awake. 2. Bot. to… …   Universalium

  • trance — An altered state of consciousness as in hypnosis, catalepsy, or ecstasy. [L. transeo, to go across] death t. a condition of suspended animation, marked by unconsciousness and barely perceptible respiration and heart …   Medical dictionary

  • awake — I. verb (awoke; also awaked; awoken or awaked; also awoke; awaking) Etymology: Middle English awaken (from Old English awacan, onwacan, from 1a , on + wacan to awake) & awakien, from Old English awacian, from 1a + wacian to be awake more …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sleep — I. noun Etymology: Middle English slepe, from Old English slǣp; akin to Old High German slāf sleep and perhaps to Latin labi to slip, slide Date: before 12th century 1. the natural periodic suspension of consciousness during which the powers of… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • trance — I. noun Etymology: Middle English traunce, from Anglo French transe death, coma, rapture, from transir to depart, die, from Latin transire to cross, pass by more at transient Date: 14th century 1. stupor, daze 2. a sleeplike state (as of deep… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • This Is Fire — Infobox Album | Name = This Is Fire Type = Album Artist = Spires That in the Sunset Rise Released = 2006 Recorded = Genre = Acid folk, Experimental Length = 48:06 Label = Secret Eye Producer = Reviews = Last album = Four Winds the Walker (2005)… …   Wikipedia

  • slumberlike — adjective Resembling or characteristic of slumber; sleeplike …   Wiktionary

  • narcoanalysis — noun A form of psychotherapy in which the patient is administered drugs in order to attain a sleeplike state. See Also: narcosynthesis …   Wiktionary

  • Hypnosis — A part of healing from ancient times. The induction of trance states and the use of therapeutic suggestion were a central feature of the early Greek healing temples, and variations of these techniques were practiced throughout the ancient world.… …   Medical dictionary

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