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  • v. To fall asleep unintentionally

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  • v. change from a waking to a sleeping state


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  • “I didn’t get much sleep,” Rick Rickelton noted in his diary, “Every time I would doze off I would get banged against the side of my bunk.

    First Man


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  • change from a waking to a sleeping state; "he always falls asleep during lectures

    December 11, 2006