equilibrist

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noun equi·li·brist \ˌē-kwə-ˈli-brist, ˌe-; i-ˈkwi-lə-brist\

Definition of equilibrist

  1. :  one (as a rope dancer) who performs difficult feats of balancing

equilibristic

play \i-ˌkwi-lə-ˈbris-tik\ adjective

1760

First Known Use of equilibrist

1760


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