dorm-, dormi-

(Latin: sleep, sleeping)

condorm
To sleep together.
dorm
An abbreviated form for dormitory.
dormancy
dormant (adjective), more dormant, most dormant
1. Relating to an animal whose natural physical capacities or activities have been delayed or decreased for a duration of time; in or as if in a deep sleep: Bears in the forest become dormant by hibernating in winter and their metabolic processes are slowed down to a minimum.
2. Pertaining to something that is not operating currently but could become active in the near future: Ted's bank account seemed to be a dormant one because he had not made any transactions for months.
Sleeping  an animal) having normal physical functions suspended or slowed down for a period of time; in or as if in a deep
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dormer
1. A sleeping chamber, dormitory.
2. A resting place; a repository.
dormeuse
1. A travelling-carriage adapted for sleeping.
2. A hood or nightcap.
3. A kind of couch or settee.
dormient
Sleeping, dormant.
dormifacient
Bringing about sleep or aiding in attaining sleep; a dormifacient agent.
dormious
Sleepy.
dormitary
1. Causing sleep, dormitive.
2. A sleep-producing medicine; a narcotic.
dormitation
1. Sleeping, falling asleep, drowsiness.
2. Numbness; loss of sensibility.
dormition
Sleeping; falling asleep; figuratively, death (of the righteous).
dormitive
1. Causing sleep; soporific.
2. A soporific medicine; a narcotic.
dormitory
1. A room providing sleeping quarters for a number of people.
2. A building for housing a number of people, as at a school or resort for sleeping and shelter.
dormouse
Any of various small, squirrellike Old World rodents of the family Gliridae; a family that contains about twenty species of small arboreal and nocturnal rodents that feed mostly on fruit, seeds, and insects; many hibernate during the winter.

Dormice are noted for their hibernation practices.

From Anglo-Norman dormeus, inclined to sleep, hibernating, from Old French dormir, to sleep.

Related "sleep" units: hypno-; letho-; narco-; oneiro- (dream); somni-; sopor-.