Definitions for narcoleptic

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

nar•co•lep•syˈnɑr kəˌlɛp si(n.)

  1. a disorder characterized by frequent and uncontrollable attacks of deep sleep.

    Category: Pathology

Origin of narcolepsy:

1875–80; narco - + (epi )lepsy

nar`co•lep′tic(adj.; n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. narcoleptic(noun)

    a person who has narcolepsy

  2. narcoleptic(adj)

    a soporific drug that produces an uncontrollable desire to sleep

  3. narcoleptic(adj)

    of or relating to narcolepsy


  1. narcoleptic(Noun)

    One who suffers from narcolepsy

  2. narcoleptic(Adjective)

    Pertaining to narcolepsy


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