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power nap

noun [C]
 
 
humorous
a short sleep that you have during the day, especially so that you can work more effectively for the rest of the day: He managed to catch a 20-minute power nap in the car in between meetings.
Translations of “power nap”
in Chinese (Traditional) 恢復精力的小睡(白天裡的小睡)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 能量盹(白天时间的小睡)…
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