circumambulatory

adjective

cir·​cum·​ambulatory
1
: circumambulating
the circumambulatory scholar
2
: designed for especially ritualistic circumambulation
the circumambulatory passage made of lime concreteH. D. Sankalia

Word History

Etymology

Latin circum ambulatus + English -ory

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“Circumambulatory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/circumambulatory. Accessed 25 May. 2024.

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