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power nap

A colloquial, humorous term for a nap taken during work for refreshment before resuming one's work.
See also: nap
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Although there is no ideal power nap duration, most agree that shorter is better.
Jesus is not offering a 20-minute power nap, but a spiritual pause and a place to rest and be refreshed so that we will be fortified in faith and energized in our service.
A sleep expert has launched a campaign to introduce the power nap into Midland businesses.
Once I finish the show, I head home get all the jobs done, and try to have a power nap before I go and pick the children up from school.
March 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The award-winning Power Nap Kit(TM), already available for teens and adults, is now available in a NEW College Edition.
With the all new Power Nap feature in OS X[R] Mountain Lion, your MacBook Pro with Retina display stays up to date while it sleeps.
For many, the best way to deal with all this is catching up on their sleep, however, there are many exciting things to do besides resorting to a power nap.
Sydney, May 15 ( ANI ): A leading automobile luxury brand is developing a car that will use aromatherapy and soft music to encourage drivers to take a power nap.
Some times, when I was working in those halcyon days of journalism when two hour liquid lunches were essential to extract stories from council or police contacts, I was even been known to return to the office for a power nap, even though power naps had not then been invented.
Yes, there are 'quiet zones', but even with these it is not easy to get away from the noise of the TVs - so you can't have a power nap.
A CD/tape designed to help drivers get a power nap has proven so popular people are using it to fight tiredness at work and at home.
Mountain Lion introduces more than 200 innovative features including the all new Messages app, Notification Center, system-wide Sharing, Facebook integration*, Dictation, Power Nap, AirPlay[R] Mirroring, Game Center and the enhanced security of Gatekeeper.