oscitancy


From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Oscitancy \Os"ci*tan*cy\, n. [See Oscitant.]
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   1. The act of gaping or yawning.
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   2. Drowsiness; dullness; sluggishness. --Hallam.
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            It might proceed from the oscitancy of transcribers.
                                                  --Addison.
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