SLEEP

a state featuring relaxation, reduced metabolism and relative insensitivity to stimulation. We have unique brain wave patterns for sleeping and different stages. See dream state; REM sleep; NREM sleep.

SLEEP: "Sleep is different to losing consciousness from injury or disease."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SLEEP," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/sleep/ (accessed April 17, 2021).
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