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basic rest-activity cycle

A biological rhythm of waxing and waning alertness with a period of approximately 90 minutes in humans. During sleep it controls the cycles of REM and slow-wave sleep. Also called the ...

basic rest-activity cycle

basic rest-activity cycle  

A biological rhythm of waxing and waning alertness with a period of approximately 90 minutes in humans. During sleep it controls the cycles of REM and slow-wave sleep. Also called the rest-activity ...
biological rhythm

biological rhythm  

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Any periodic, more-or-less regular fluctuation or cycle in a biological system or process that is not wholly under the control of environmental cues but is controlled centrally by a biological clock. ...
chronobiology

chronobiology  

The branch of biology concerned with biological rhythms. See biological clock, biological rhythm. See also alpha wave, basic rest-activity cycle, beta wave, circadian rhythm, circannual rhythm, delta ...
infradian rhythm

infradian rhythm  

Any biological rhythm with a period of less than a day. See alpha wave, basic rest-activity cycle, beta wave, delta wave, gamma wave, sensorimotor rhythm, theta wave. See also biological clock, ...

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