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- n. A stretching and stiffening of the trunk and extremities, as when fatigued and drowsy or on waking, often accompanied by yawning.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A stretching and stiffening of the trunk and extremities, as when fatigued and drowsy.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A stretching of one's self, as when one is newly awaked from sleep, or sleepy or fatigued; a restlessness and inclination to stretch observed at the outset of certain paroxysms of fever, hysteria, etc.: sometimes, somewhat incorrectly, used in the sense of ‘yawning.’
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. yawning and stretching (as when first waking up)
pandiculate + -ion (Wiktionary)