somnolency

  • 1 somnolency — index languor Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 Somnolency — Somnolence Som no*lence, Somnolency Som no*len*cy, n. [L. somnolentia: cf. F. somnolence.] Sleepiness; drowsiness; inclination to sleep. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 3 somnolency — noun somnolence; drowsiness …

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  • 4 somnolency — n. sleepiness, drowsiness, desire to sleep …

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  • 5 somnolency — n. See somnolence …

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  • 6 somnolency — som·no·len·cy …

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  • 7 somnolency — noun see somnolence …

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  • 8 somnolence, somnolency — 1. An inclination to sleep. SYN: sleepiness. 2. A condition of obtusion. SYN: somnolentia (1). [L. somnolentia] …

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  • 9 Somnolence — Som no*lence, Somnolency Som no*len*cy, n. [L. somnolentia: cf. F. somnolence.] Sleepiness; drowsiness; inclination to sleep. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 10 James Braid (physician) — James Braid (June 19, 1795 ndash; March 25, 1860), was born in Fife, and was the son of James Braid and Anne Suttie. He married Margaret Mason (or Meason) on 17 November 1813. They had two children, James (b. 1822), and a daughter.An eminent… …

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  • 11 The History of Protestantism — CitationThe following citation refers to the copy at the British Library. There may have been more than one edition of this book. Another source gives the date of publication as 1878. *Wylie, James Aitken. The History of Protestantism. ... With …

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  • 12 somnolent — somnolence, somnolency, n. somnolently, adv. /som neuh leuhnt/, adj. 1. sleepy; drowsy. 2. tending to cause sleep. [1425 75; late ME sompnolent < OF < L somnolentus, deriv. of somnus sleep; see ULENT] Syn. 1. slumberous. 2. somniferous, soporific …

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  • 13 Pickwickian syndrome — The combination of obesity, somnolence (sleepiness), hypoventilation (underbreathing), and plethoric (red) face. The syndrome is so named because of the fat and red faced boy in a state of somnolency that Charles Dickens described in his novel,… …

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  • 14 Syndrome, Pickwickian — The combination of obesity, somnolence (sleepiness), hypoventilation (underbreathing), and plethoric (red) face. The syndrome is so named because of the fat and red faced boy in a state of somnolency that Charles Dickens described in his novel,… …

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  • 15 languor — I noun apathy, debility, drowsiness, dullness, emasculation, enervation, fatigue, feebleness, heaviness, hebetude, helplessness, idleness, immobility, impotence, inaction, inactivity, indifference, indolence, inertness, inexcitability, lack of… …

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  • 16 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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  • 17 languor — Synonyms and related words: abeyance, acedia, adynamia, anemia, apathy, atony, blah feeling, bloodlessness, blues, boredom, brain fag, cachexia, cachexy, catalepsy, catatonia, cautiousness, circumspection, coma, cowardice, creeping, deadliness,… …

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  • 18 lethargy — Synonyms and related words: abstraction, abulia, acedia, alienation, aloofness, anxiety, anxiety equivalent, anxiety state, apathy, asininity, ataraxia, ataraxy, benumbedness, blah, blahs, blockishness, boobishness, boorishness, boredom, bovinity …

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

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  • 20 stretching — Synonyms and related words: aggrandizement, amplification, ballyhoo, big talk, bloat, bloatedness, bloating, blowing up, breaking point, burlesque, caricature, diastole, dilatation, dilation, distension, doziness, dropsy, drowsiness, edema,… …

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