Definition - yawn

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yawn
  1. an involuntary intake of breath through a wide open mouth; usually triggered by fatigue or boredom; "he could not suppress a yawn"; "the yawning in the audience told him it was time to stop"; "he apologized for his oscitancy"
  2. utter a yawn, as from lack of oxygen or when one is tired; "The child yawned during the long performance"
  3. be wide open; "the deep gaping canyon"

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