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Category:GO:0030431 ! sleep

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DAG for GO:0030431id: GO:0030431

name: sleep
namespace: biological_process
def: "Any process in which an organism enters and maintains a periodic, readily reversible state of reduced awareness and metabolic activity. Usually accompanied by physical relaxation, the onset of sleep in humans and other mammals is marked by a change in the electrical activity of the brain." [ISBN:0192800981]
subset: goslim_pir
synonym: "diapause" RELATED []
synonym: "dormancy" RELATED []
synonym: "lethargus" RELATED []
xref: Wikipedia:Sleep
is_a: GO:0032501 ! multicellular organismal process

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