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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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Much reliance is rightly placed on Napoleon's own words, combined with comments from trustworthy contemporaries and a host of historians.
Bonaparte's rise to power is one of the great sagas of modern history, and The Age of Napoleon chronicles it with Tolkienesque detail.
The move is expected to allow Napoleon Capital to meet its professional targets.
Critique: Enhanced for modern readers with an informative Forward and useful annotations by Jeffrey Gitomer, "Truthful Living: The First Writings of Napoleon Hill" will prove to be an enduringly valued contribution to those with an interest in the life and work of Napoleon Hill.
In "Truthful Living: The First Writings of Napoleon Hill", Gitomer has fully captured Hill's foundational wisdom for the twenty-first century.
The two young Dys did not explain why they were competing against each other and their uncle Napoleon, who broke ties last week with Faustino III whom he accused of mismanaging a major road project in the province.
Napoleon's dance skills are improving after lots of practice and he and his new friend, Pedro (Efren Ramirez), launch Pedro's campaign for class president.
These action challenges are reminders to me of the importance of regularly reviewing the original works of Napoleon Hill's Think and Grow Rich and The Master Key to Riches in which he recorded the principles used by Andrew Carnegie, Henry Ford, and Thomas Edison, and other famous leaders in the worlds of industry, finance, and statesmanship.
Napoleon opposes the project on grounds that animals if diverted to this project will not have adequate time to produce food.
Contrary to its masculine name, Napoleon wrasse is hermaphrodite, which means some females can become males once they reach sexual maturity.
But missing from this list is the man behind its spectacular redesign and who hoped to make it the centre of his empire - Napoleon. SOUNDBITE 1 - Louis Godart, Cultural Adviser to the Italian President: "We are entering the rooms where we can follow the broken dream of the emperor.
THURSDAY Napoleon Dynamite (2004) (Film4, 4.55pm) Jared Hess' offbeat comedy, co-written with his wife Jerusha, centres on teenage misfit Napoleon Dynamite (Jon Heder), who lives at home with his 32-year-old, internet-obsessed brother Kip (Aaron Ruell) and doddering grandmother (Sandy Martin).