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moon·walk

 (mo͞on′wôk′)
n.
1. A walk on the surface of the moon by an astronaut.
2. A dance step in which the dancer creates the illusion of walking forward while actually sliding back one foot at a time.
intr.v. moon·walked, moon·walk·ing, moon·walks
1. To walk on the surface of the moon.
2. To perform the moonwalk dance step.

moon′walk′er n.

moonwalker

(ˈmuːnˌwɔːkə)
n
1. (Astronomy) a person who walks on the moon's surface
2. a person who dances the moonwalk
3. rare a person who sleepwalks
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