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Definition 1: (roentgen equivalent man) the dosage of ionizing radiation that will cause the same amount of injury to human tissue as 1 roentgen of X-rays - [noun denoting quantity]

(rem is a kind of ...) a measure of radioactivity

Definition 2: a recurring sleep state during which dreaming occurs; a state of rapidly shifting eye movements during sleep - [noun denoting state]

Synonyms for rem in the sense of this definition

(rem is a kind of ...) a natural and periodic state of rest during which consciousness of the world is suspended

"he didn't get enough sleep last night" "calm as a child in dreamless slumber"

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