pavor nocturnus

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Noun1.pavor nocturnus - a disorder of sleep characterized by a dream of terrifying dimensions far worse than a typical nightmare; they occur during NREM sleep
sleep disorder - a disturbance of the normal sleep pattern
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Bonnan is survived by his wife, Cindy, three daughters, Kristen (Rob) Carney, Katie (Adam) Pavur and Alexandra Bonnan, four grandchildren, Mia and Morgan Carney and Savannah and Elijah Pavor, a sister, Cathy (Bobby) Green and several nieces and nephews.
Alvin Pavor and aided by 19 volunteer divers on board FB Prince Japhet are now scouring the high seas in an effort to locate and rescue the fishermen.
Can the source really be Pavor, the Gerent's cousin, as he suspects?