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 for sleepwalking
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Sleepwalking \Sleep"walk`ing\, n.
     Walking in one's sleep.
     [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Somnambulation \Som*nam`bu*la"tion\, n. [L. somnus sleep +
     ambulatio a walking about, from ambulare to walk. See
     Somnolent, Amble.]
     The act of walking in sleep, called also sleepwalking.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: walking by a person who is asleep [syn: sleepwalking,
           somnambulism, somnambulation, noctambulism,

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  45 Moby Thesaurus words for "sleepwalking":
     amnesia, beauty sleep, beddy-bye, bedtime, blanket drill, bye-bye,
     catalepsy, cataplexy, catatonic stupor, daydreaming, daze, doze,
     dream state, dreamland, drowse, fitful sleep, fugue, fugue state,
     hibernation, hypnotic trance, land of Nod, light sleep,
     night-wandering, nightwalking, noctambulation, noctambulism,
     noctivagation, repose, reverie, shut-eye, silken repose, sleep,
     sleepland, sleepwalk, slumber, slumberland, snoozle, somnambulant,
     somnambulism, somniloquy, somnus, stupor, trance, unconsciousness,
     winter sleep

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