noun common Old World herb having grasslike leaves and clusters of star-shaped white flowers with green stripes; naturalized in the eastern United States
Ornithogalum umbellatum; summer snowflake; starflower.
noun an encephalitis that was epidemic between 1915 and 1926; symptoms include paralysis of the extrinsic eye muscle and extreme muscular weakness
sleeping sickness; epidemic encephalitis; encephalitis lethargica; lethargic encephalitis.
adjective satellite ready to fall asleep
- beginning to feel sleepy
- a sleepy-eyed child with drooping eyelids
- sleepyheaded students
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