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English definition of “soporific”


adjective uk   /ˌsɒp.ərˈɪf.ɪk/ us    /ˌsɑː.pəˈrɪf-/
causing sleep or making a person want to sleep: the soporific effect of the heatSleep and sleeping
adverb uk   /-ɪ.kəl.i/ us  
Sleep and sleeping
(Definition of soporific from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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