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am·bu·lant

 (ăm′byə-lənt)
adj.
Moving or walking about.

[French, from Latin ambulāns, ambulant-, present participle of ambulāre, to walk; see ambulance.]
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ambulant

(ˈæmbjʊlənt)
adj
1. moving about from place to place
2. (Medicine) med another word for ambulatory3
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am•bu•la•to•ry

(ˈæm byə ləˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i)

adj., n., pl. -ries. adj.
1. of, pertaining to, or capable of walking.
2. moving about or from place to place; not stationary.
3. Also, ambulant.
a. not confined to bed; able or strong enough to walk.
b. serving patients who are able to walk.
4. Law. not fixed; alterable or revocable: an ambulatory will.
n.
5. an aisle surrounding the end of the choir or chancel of a church.
6. the covered walk of a cloister.
[1615–25; < Latin]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.ambulant - able to walk aboutambulant - able to walk about; "the patient is ambulatory"
mobile - moving or capable of moving readily (especially from place to place); "a mobile missile system"; "the tongue is...the most mobile articulator"
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Translations

ambulant

, ambulatory (US)
adj patientgehfähig
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am·bu·la·to·ry

, ambulant
a. ambulatorio-a; ambulante.
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