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adjective as in dreamlike

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adjective as in sleep-inducing


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This stage, dubbed “hypnagogic,” is what intrigued Oudiette.

Nighttime “visitations” may be chalked up to sleep deprivation, to hypnagogic or hypnopompic hallucinations.

On the contrary, hypnagogic illusion is, with me, a decided phenomenon.

The first is hypnagogic hallucination, the second coloured audition.

In half-waking states these manifestations are relatively frequent in the so-called hypnagogic hallucinations.

These ‘hypnagogic illusions’ Pontus de Tyard described in a pretty sonnet, more than three hundred years ago.

The experience of hypnagogic illusions also seems far more rare than ordinary dreaming in sleep.

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