hypnagogic definition

  • adjective:
    • Inducing sleep; soporific.
    • Of, relating to, or occurring within the condition of intermediate consciousness preceding sleep: hypnagogic hallucinations.
    • That causes sleep; soporific, somniferous.
    • That accompanies falling asleep; especially, regarding the semi-conscious duration instantly preceding sleep.
    • Leading to sleep; -- applied to the illusions of one who is half asleep.
    • sleep-inducing
  • others:
    • resulting in sleep; inducing sleep; hypnotic.

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