vigilambulism

vigilambulism

 [vij″il-am´bu-lizm]
a state resembling somnambulism, but occurring in the waking state.
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vig·il·am·bu·lism

(vij'il-am'byū-lizm),
An older term for a condition of unconsciously regarding one's surroundings, with automatism; resembling somnambulism but occurring in the waking state.
[L. vigil, awake, alert, + ambulo, to walk about]
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vig·il·am·bu·lism

(vij'il-am'byū-lizm)
A condition of unconsciousness regarding one's surroundings, with automatism, resembling somnambulism but occurring in the waking state.
[L. vigil, awake, alert, + ambulo, to walk about]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012