circumambulatory

adjective cir·cum·ambulatory

Definition of circumambulatory

1 : circumambulating
  • the circumambulatory scholar
2 : designed for especially ritualistic circumambulation
  • the circumambulatory passage made of lime concrete
  • —H. D. Sankalia

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Origin and Etymology of circumambulatory

Latin circum ambulatus + English -ory


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