narcolepsy definition

  • noun:
    • A disorder described as sudden and uncontrollable, though often brief, assaults of deep sleep, sometimes accompanied by paralysis and hallucinations.
    • A disorder described as sudden and uncontrollable assaults of deep rest, usually brief, often followed closely by paralysis and hallucinations
    • A condition characterized by a propensity to belong to a short sleep on all events.
    • Petit mal, whenever showing an easy brief reduced awareness.
    • a sleep problem described as unexpected and uncontrollable attacks of deep sleep

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