somnolence

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som·no·lence

 (sŏm′nə-ləns)
n.
A state of drowsiness; sleepiness.

somnolence

the condition of drowsiness or sleepiness. Also somnolency, somnolism. — somnolent, adj.
See also: Sleep
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.somnolence - a very sleepy state; "sleepiness causes many driving accidents"
temporary state - a state that continues for a limited time
oscitance, oscitancy - drowsiness and dullness manifested by yawning
Translations

somnolence

[ˈsɒmnələns] Nsomnolencia f

somnolence

nSchläfrigkeit f; the heavy somnolence of this summer’s daydie bleierne Schwere dieses Sommertages

somnolence

[ˈsɒmnələns] n (liter) → sonnolenza

som·no·lence

, somnolency
n. somnolencia.

somnolence

n somnolencia
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Children who are noncompliant at bedtime are more likely to exhibit daytime somnolescence, which may in turn lead children to exhibit daytime misbehavior, impaired social functioning and poorer school achievement.