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the nod Boxing informal the award of a contest to a competitor on the basis of points scored
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com) This unique machine creates the ideal environment for nodding off as it relaxes the senses using three holistic therapy methods - aroma therapy, which releases a soft scent; light therapy, which allows you to select the right glow to match your mood; and sound therapy, which offers five peaceful nature tracks.
One in 10 adults settles any outstanding bills online before nodding off, while 35% of people catch up on the latest celebrity gossip.
Nodding off for just a second or two at the wheel can kill as easily as drinking a bottle of scotch before driving home.
While you're nodding off, your pituitary gland is stepping up production of white blood cells to fight off invading microorganisms.
So long as there's a flicker of the sea, / a far-fetched train, a lighthouse nodding off / between tea-time and that moment when / your father brightly takes you by the hand / to a place that is the opposite of home.
Although the session was long on rhetoric and I may have been nodding off, I came to full consciousness when I heard an attack on Americans United and me personally.
If that Texas-USC game wasn't compelling enough to keep President Bush from nodding off, then what is?
Dear Editor, - While I have no time for Tony Blair and his band of Merry Men, especially Two Jags Prescott who spends his time nodding off when he is being paid to act as deputy prime minister, I go down on my knees to thank the wonderful people who are risking their own lives to protect us, the rest of the community, from the terrors of today.
As I was on the brink of nodding off at the Everton-Norwich game on Wednesday night, I watched it on video the next evening and the 90-minute programme had an impressive impact.
All drivers need to take on board the risks of driving when tired, and to know what to do if they feel themselves nodding off.
1% of drivers who suffered from sleep apnea caused accidents as a result of nodding off at the wheel in the past five years -- nearly double the 4.
Sometimes when he's nodding off and I have to leave him a note about something really heavy going down, I just clip it to a refrigerator magnet and pop it right on to that garage-door opener.