Translation: from spanish

walking

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  • Walking — (also called ambulation) is the main form of animal locomotion on land, distinguished from running and crawling. [http://www.runningplanet.com/training/running versus walking.html Walking v. running] [http://www.bartleby.com/28/15.html Walking by …   Wikipedia

  • Walking — Walk ing, a. & n. from {Walk}, v. [1913 Webster] {Walking beam}. See {Beam}, 10. {Walking crane}, a kind of traveling crane. See under {Crane}. {Walking fern}. (Bot.) See {Walking leaf}, below. {Walking fish} (Zo[ o]l.), any one of numerous… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Walking — (von englisch: to walk „gehen“ und entsprechend ausgesprochen) ist die freizeitsportliche Variante der wettkampforientierten Sportart Gehen. Eine moderne Variante ist das Nordic Walking, bei dem zusätzlich Stöcke – wie beim Skilanglauf –… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • walking — /waw king/, adj. 1. considered as a person who can or does walk or something that walks: The hospital is caring for six walking patients. He s walking proof that people can lose weight quickly. 2. used for or as an aid in walking: She put on her… …   Universalium

  • walking — I. noun Date: 14th century 1. the action of one that walks < walking is good exercise > 2. the condition of a surface for one going on foot < the walking is slippery > II. adjective Date: 15th century 1 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Walking — Wal|king 〈[ wɔ:kıŋ] n. 15; unz.; Sp.〉 schnelles Gehen, Vorstufe des Joggings [engl., zu walk „gehen“] * * * Wal|king [ wɔ:kɪŋ ], das; [s] [engl. walking = das Gehen, zu: to walk = gehen]: intensives Gehen [als sportliche Betätigung]. * * *… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • walking — {{Roman}}I.{{/Roman}} noun Walking is used before these nouns: ↑aid, ↑boot, ↑companion, ↑country, ↑pace, ↑shoe, ↑tour, ↑trail Walking is used after these nouns: ↑hill, ↑mountain {{Roman}}II.{ …   Collocations dictionary

  • Walking — Walk Walk (w[add]k), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Walked}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Walking}.] [OE. walken, probably from AS. wealcan to roll, turn, revolve, akin to D. walken to felt hats, to work a hat, G. walken to full, OHG. walchan to beat, to full, Icel.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • walking — adjective a) Incarnate as a human; living. Elizabeth knows so many words that they call her the walking dictionary. b) Able to walk in spite of injury or sickness. Phils mother is a walking miracle after surviving that accident …   Wiktionary

  • walking — walk·ing wȯ kiŋ adj able to walk: AMBULATORY * * * walk·ing (wawkґing) 1. progressing on foot; called also ambulation. 2. gait …   Medical dictionary

  • walking — Synonyms and related words: ambling, ambulant, ambulation, ambulative, ambulatory, backpacking, circuit riding, expeditionary, footing, footing it, footwork, globe girdling, globe trotting, going, going on foot, hiking, hitchhiking, hitching,… …   Moby Thesaurus


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