circumambulate

verb cir·cum·am·bu·late \ -ˈam-byə-ˌlāt \
Updated on: 16 Nov 2017

Definition of circumambulate

circumambulated; circumambulating
transitive verb
: to circle on foot especially ritualistically

circumambulation

play \-ˌam-byə-ˈlā-shən\ noun

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Origin and Etymology of circumambulate

Late Latin circumambulatus, past participle of circumambulare, from Latin circum- + ambulare to walk


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