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Attempted instruction in a subject during sleep, usually by means of recordings. Also called hypnopedia.
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the idea that people can learn things while they are asleep
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|Noun||1.||sleep-learning - teaching during sleep (as by using recordings to teach a foreign language to someone who is asleep)|
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