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ambulate

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verb am·bu·late \-ˌlāt\

Definition of ambulate

ambulated

ambulating

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to move from place to place :  walk

ambulation

play \ˌam-byə-ˈlā-shən\ noun


Examples of ambulate in a sentence

  1. <a progressive disease that compromises a patient's ability to ambulate>



Origin and Etymology of ambulate

Latin ambulatus, past participle of ambulare


First Known Use: circa 1623


Medical Dictionary

ambulate

play
intransitive verb am·bu·late \-ˌlāt\

Medical Definition of ambulate

ambulated

;

ambulating

  1. :  to move from place to place <the patient was allowed to ambulate in her room>

ambulation

\ˌam-byə-ˈlā-shən\play noun



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