stilter


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stilter

(ˈstɪltə)
n
1. (Animals) a variant of stiltbird
2. a trained individual who can walk on stilts
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In Bread and Puppet, the height of the puppets and stilters creates further visibility.
Behind them Dolan leads the winged-angel stilters down Jerusalem Street; then come the clouds, then the soldiers and the doors.
Photo: Tilting stilters, two of a hundred lifelike statues on site, could learn from steady Fijians lashing poles to meeting house