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sleeping

[slee-ping] /ˈsli pɪŋ/
noun
1.
the condition of being asleep.
adjective
2.
3.
of, pertaining to, or having accommodations for sleeping:
a sleeping compartment.
4.
used to sleep in or on:
a sleeping jacket.
5.
used to induce or aid sleep or while asleep:
sleeping mask.
Origin
1250-1300
1250-1300; Middle English; see sleep, -ing1, -ing2
Related forms
unsleeping, adjective
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