nɑd /nɒd n. moving the head up and down (usually indicating agreement or assent); falling asleep briefly, dropping the head forward while dozing off; losing concentration momentarily v. move the head up and down (usually indicating agreement or assent); fall asleep briefly, drop the head forward while dozing off; lose concentration momentarily

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