noctambulation

noun
noc·​tam·​bu·​la·​tion | \ ˌnäkˌtambyəˈlāshən \
variants: or noctambulism \ ˈ⸗ˈ⸗⸗ˌlizəm \
plural -s

Definition of noctambulation

2 : a stroll by night

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History and Etymology for noctambulation

noctambulation from noct- + ambulation; noctambulism, probably from French noctambulisme, from notambule + -isme -ism

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“Noctambulation.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/noctambulation. Accessed 20 Oct. 2021.

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