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nightwalker

[nahyt-waw-ker] /ˈnaɪtˌwɔ kər/
noun
1.
a person who walks or roves about at night, especially a thief, prostitute, etc.
2.
New England. an earthworm.
Origin
1475-1485
1475-85; night + walker
Related forms
nightwalking, adjective, noun
Regional variation note
2. See earthworm.
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