adverb see somnambulism

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • somnambulistically — tə̇k(ə)lē adverb : in the manner of a somnambulist moves about the stage somnambulistically Francis Fergusson …   Useful english dictionary

  • somnambulistically — adv. in regard to somnambulism, in a somnambulistic manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • somnambulistically — som·nam·bu·lis·ti·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • somnambulism — noun Date: 1797 1. an abnormal condition of sleep in which motor acts (as walking) are performed 2. actions characteristic of somnambulism • somnambulist noun • somnambulistic adjective • somnambulistically adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • somnambulism — [säm nam′byo͞oliz΄əm, səmnam′byo͞oliz΄əm] n. 1. the act or practice of somnambulating; sleepwalking 2. the trancelike state of one who somnambulates somnambulist n. somnambulistic adj. somnambulistically adv …   English World dictionary

  • somnambulism — n. 1 sleepwalking. 2 a condition of the brain inducing this. Derivatives: somnambulant adj. somnambulantly adv. somnambulist n. somnambulistic adj. somnambulistically adv. Etymology: L somnus sleep + ambulare walk …   Useful english dictionary

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