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somnolent

adjective uk   /ˈsɒm.nəl.ənt/  us   /ˈsɑːm-/ literary
almost sleeping, or causing sleep: a somnolent summer's afternoon the somnolent villages further north
somnolence
noun [U] uk   us   /-əns/
Translations of “somnolent”
in Chinese (Traditional) 瞌睡的,催眠的,令人昏昏欲睡的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 瞌睡的,催眠的,令人昏昏欲睡的…
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