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眠る, 睡る, ねむる, ねぶる
Conjugated: 眠れなかった
Godan verb, Intransitive, See 寝る・3
1. to sleep (not necessarily lying down)
2. to die
Only ねむる
3. to lie idle (e.g. of resources), to be dormant, to be unused
Archaism
4. to close one's eyes
彼は今地下に眠っている。
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