noun. a recurring sleep state during which dreaming occurs; a state of rapidly shifting eye movements during sleep.
- rapid eye movement sleep
- paradoxical sleep
- rapid eye movement
- be active
Words that Rhyme with Rem
Example sentences of the word rem
1. Noun, singular or mass
The "&rem" symbol marks the end of the string.
2. Verb, base form
set var=Wasted Space: &rem
Quotes containing the word rem
1. Rem tene, verba sequentur: grasp the subject, and the words will follow. This, I believe, is the opposite of what happens with poetry, which is more a case of verba tene, res sequenter: grasp the words, and the subject will follow.
- Umberto Eco, Postscript to the Name of the Rose
noun. (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.