ambulation
noun see ambulate

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • ambulation — ⇒AMBULATION, subst. fém. Littér., rare. Marche, manière de marcher : • 1. ... il me tire de sa poche un petit calepin, où il me montre une liste de motifs parisiens qu il veut peindre et parmi lesquels il y a la marche de la foule parisienne,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Ambulation — Am bu*la tion, n. [L. ambulatio.] The act of walking. Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Ambulation — (v. lat.), 1) so v.w. Ambulacrum 1); 2) Landstreicherei …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • ambulation — (n.) 1540s, from L. ambulationem (nom. ambulatio), noun of action from pp. stem of ambulare (see AMBLE (Cf. amble)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • ambulation — noun walking about the hospital encouraged early ambulation • Derivationally related forms: ↑ambulate, ↑ambulatory • Hypernyms: ↑walk, ↑walking …   Useful english dictionary

  • ambulation — See ambulate. * * * …   Universalium

  • ambulation — noun walking around …   Wiktionary

  • ambulation — am·bu·la·tion (am″bu laґshən) walking …   Medical dictionary

  • ambulation — n. process of walking from place to place …   English contemporary dictionary

  • ambulation — am·bu·la·tion …   English syllables

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