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nap

Sleep disorders An episode of sleep outside of the principal sleep period. See Driver fatigue, Sleep deprivation, Sleep disorders.

nap

(nap)
1. To slumber.
2. A short sleep; a doze. See: sleep

power nap

A colloquial, humorous term for a nap taken during work for refreshment before resuming one's work.
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Napper is currently drawing up plans to breathe new life into the building complex on Northumberland Road, retaining and enhancing many original features.
Napper reports to Venkatapathi Puvvada, president, Unisys Federal.
Napper added that she hopes her art helps challenge foreign misconceptions about Dubai and encourages people to get to know the culture of the city away from the glitz and glam of tourist resorts.
Former Saatchi & Saatchi graphic designer Clare Napper created the vintage artwork
In the last swim of the meet - the girls' 200m individual medley - Rhondda girls Olivia Jones, Kaycee Napper and Branwen Draper took first place in their age groups.
Napper said his idea is still very preliminary, but admitted that it's gotten a lot of attention.
CONTROVERSIAL: The John Napper painting of the Queen and Zoe Ironmonger from St George's Hall with the painting
She added that officers "inconceivably" eliminated Napper over a series of rapes on parkland in south London because he was thought to be too tall.
Napper, of Ledgers Road, Slough, admitted one charge of aggravated vehicle-taking.
Napper, of Slough, admitted aggravated vehicle-taking.
Police apologised to relatives of Miss Nickell and Samantha and Jazmine Bassett, also killed by him, for missed opportunities to catch Napper.