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A person who walks about in his or her sleep; a sleepwalker.
From Latin somnus (“sleep”) + ambulō (“to walk”).
Like a somnambulist aroused from her sleep Natasha went out of the room and, returning to her hut, fell sobbing on her bed.
She moved like a somnambulist, so trance-like Dean hesitated to speak for fear of startling her.
With these should be classed his Inferno (1897) and Somngangarnatter (" The Nights of a Somnambulist," 1900).
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