Oscitancy definitions

ŏs'ĭ-tən-sē
The act of yawning.
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The state of being drowsy or inattentive; dullness.
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Drowsiness, dullness, apathy, etc.
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The act of yawning.
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Drowsiness, especially when marked by yawning.
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Origin of oscitancy

From oscitant yawning from Latin ōscitāns ōscitant- present participle of ōscitāre to yawn ōs mouth ōs- in Indo-European roots citāre to move keiə- in Indo-European roots