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slumber

noun [C or U]     /ˈslʌm.bər/ US  /-bɚ/ literary
sleep: I fell into a gentle slumber. I didn't want to rouse you from your slumbers.figurative Sharp cuts in interest rates have failed to bring the economy out of its slumber.Sleep and sleeping
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