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deep sleep Explained

deep sleep at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==
Inter: wikipedia » Slow-wave sleep

Noun

Inter: en-noun » head=deep sleep|-
  • Inter: &lit » deep|sleep
    1. Inter: rare » fiction Artificially induced hibernation in humans for the purpose of long distance space travel.
    2. Inter: quote-book »


    |year=2004
    |author=Robert Doherty
    |title=Area 51: Legend
    |chapter=
    |url=http://books.google.com/books?id=iAj0F3tb7sEC&pg=PT33&dq=%22deep+sleep%22
    |isbn=0440237254
    |page=
    |passage=Donnchadh and Gwalcmai, along with the other fourteen teams selected for planetary infiltration, had been put into deep sleep shortly after liftoff from their planet.
    1. Inter: quote-book »


    |year=2005
    |author=Bob Ticer
    |title=Visiting the Strange Planet Called Earth
    |chapter=
    |pageurl=http://books.google.com/books?id=71EavkVM8AAC&pg=PA13&dq=%22deep+sleep%22
    |isbn=1589397347
    |page=13
    |passage=The Kironian had remained in deep sleep until alerted by a high-pitched squeaky sound. When the Kironian woke, everything seemed as though it had just left Kiron.
    1. Inter: quote-book »


    |year=2008
    |author=Cavin Wright
    |title=The Golden Prize
    |chapter=
    |pageurl=http://books.google.com/books?id=abrykJcLoFkC&pg=PA17&dq=%22deep+sleep%22
    |isbn=160693046X
    |page=17
    |passage=There is also the possibility that our aliens perfected cryogenics and simply went into deep sleep until the environment improved.

    Synonyms

    * Inter: sense » medicine cataphor

    Translations

    Inter: trans-top » state of sleep
    • Finnish: syvä Inter: t+ » fi|uni
    • German: Inter: t- » de|Tiefschlaf|m


    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Swedish: Inter: t- » sv|djupsömn|c

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » fiction: artificial hibernation
    • Finnish: syvä Inter: t+ » fi|uni


    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m

    See also

    * Inter: pedi » a
    Category: Category:en:Sleep -
    Translation: kn » deep sleep