Funambulatory
Funambulatory Fu*nam"bu*la`to*ry, a. 1. Performing like a ropedancer. --Chambers. [1913 Webster]

2. Narrow, like the walk of a ropedancer. [1913 Webster]

This funambulatory track. --Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster]


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  • funambulatory — fu·nam·bu·la·to·ry …   English syllables

  • funambulatory — ləˌtōrē adjective Etymology: probably from funambulator, after such pairs as English auditor: auditory 1. : relating to or resembling ropedancing 2. : performing as or as if a ropedancer * * * fūnamˈbūlatory adjective • • • Main Entry: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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