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English definition of “lie-down”

lie-down

noun [S]     /ˌlaɪˈdaʊn/ mainly UK informal
a short rest , usually in or on a bed : I usually have a bit of a lie-down after lunch . She said she was going for a lie-down.
(Definition of lie-down noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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