hypnogenic

Hypnogenic

Hyp`no*gen"ic\, a. [Gr. ? sleep + root of ? to be born.] (Physiol.) Relating to the production of hypnotic sleep; as, the so-called hypnogenic pressure points, pressure upon which is said to cause an attack of hypnotic sleep. --De Watteville.
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