drowsiness

  • 1 drowsiness — drow si*ness, n. State of being drowsy. Milton. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 drowsiness — index languor Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 drowsiness — drowsy ► ADJECTIVE (drowsier, drowsiest) ▪ sleepy and lethargic. DERIVATIVES drowsily adverb drowsiness noun. ORIGIN probably from an Old English word meaning «be languid or slow»; related to DREARY(Cf. ↑dreary) …

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  • 4 drowsiness — noun see drowsy …

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  • 5 drowsiness — See drowsily. * * * …

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  • 6 drowsiness — noun State of being drowsy …

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  • 7 drowsiness — A state of impaired awareness associated with a desire or inclination to sleep …

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  • 8 drowsiness — Synonyms and related words: acedia, apathy, boredom, doziness, dullness, enervation, ennui, fatigue, heaviness, hebetude, inanimation, indifference, jadedness, lackadaisicalness, languidness, languishment, languor, languorousness, lassitude,… …

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  • 9 drowsiness — drow·si·ness || draÊŠzɪnɪs n. sleepiness, tiredness …

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  • 10 drowsiness — drows·i·ness …

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  • 11 drowsiness — noun a very sleepy state (Freq. 1) sleepiness causes many driving accidents • Syn: ↑sleepiness, ↑somnolence • Ant: ↑wakefulness (for: ↑sleepiness) …

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  • 12 Driver drowsiness detection — is a car safety technology which prevents accidents when the driver is getting drowsy. Current systems learn driver patterns and can detect when a driver is becoming drowsy. Drowsy driving , sleep related vehicle accidents (SRVA s) are a common… …

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  • 13 hypnotic effect — drowsiness, sleepiness, trance, altered state; inducing an altered state of consciousness …

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  • 14 Hypnos (Saint Seiya) — Infobox animanga character name = Hypnos series = Saint Seiya caption = Hypnos, in a panel from the manga, vol.27. Drawing by the author Masami Kurumada. gender = Male born = June 13 nationality = Greece class = Deity paux1 = Underworld Elysion… …

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  • 15 nervous system disease — Introduction       any of the diseases or disorders that affect the functioning of the human nervous system (nervous system, human). Everything that humans sense, consider, and effect and all the unlearned reflexes of the body depend on the… …

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  • 16 Antidepressant — Fluoxetine (Prozac), an SSRI The chemical structure of …

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  • 17 Therapeutic effect — A therapeutic effect is a consequence of a medical treatment, of any kind, the results of which are judged to be desirable and beneficial. This is true whether the result was expected, unexpected, or even an unintended consequence of the… …

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  • 18 drug — drug1 /drug/, n., v., drugged, drugging. n. 1. Pharm. a chemical substance used in the treatment, cure, prevention, or diagnosis of disease or used to otherwise enhance physical or mental well being. 2. (in federal law) a. any substance… …

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  • 19 Drug — /droog/, n. Zoroastrianism. the cosmic principle of disorder and falsehood. Cf. Asha. [ < Avestan drauga] * * * I Any chemical agent that affects the function of living things. Some, including antibiotics, stimulants, tranquilizers,… …

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  • 20 Meclozine — Systematic (IUPAC) name (R/S) 1 [(4 chlorophenyl)(phenyl)methyl] 4 (3 methylbenzyl)piperazine Clinical data MedlinePlus …

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