NREM sleep

[en-rem]

noun


Compare REM sleep.

Origin of NREM sleep

1960–65; n(on-)r(apid) e(ye) m(ovement)

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Science definitions for nrem sleep

NREM sleep

[ĕnrĕm′]

See non-REM sleep.
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