Sleeping Beauty

Sleeping Beauty
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1.) the main character in a ↑fairy tale called Sleeping Beauty, who is a princess who lives in a castle. An evil ↑fairy makes the princess and everyone else in the castle fall asleep for ever. After a hundred years, a prince finds Sleeping Beauty and kisses her, and then she and everyone else in the castle wakes up. There is a ↑ballet with music by Tchaikovsky based on this story.
2.) someone who seems to be sleeping peacefully
Just look at Sleeping Beauty there!

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