soporose

[ sop-uh-rohs, soh-puh- ]
/ ˈsɒp əˌroʊs, ˈsoʊ pə- /

adjective

Pathology. characterized by abnormal slumber.
Also sop·o·rous [sop-er-uh s, soh-per-] /ˈsɒp ər əs, ˈsoʊ pər-/.

Origin of soporose

First recorded in 1700–10; sopor + -ose1
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Medicine definitions for soporous

soporous
[ sŏpər-əs, sōpər- ]

adj.

Relating to or causing sopor.
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