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Definition of the verb ambulate

What does ambulate mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: ambulated | ambulating | ambulates

  1. walk about; not be bedridden or incapable of walking
    • example: Sam and Sue ambulate
    • lexical domain: Motions - verbs of walking, flying, swimming
    • more generic word: walk = use one's feet to advance

Alternative definition of the verb ambulate

verb

  1. To walk; to relocate one's self under the power of one's own legs.

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Google previewHarry Potter Places Book Four--NEWTs (2012)

by C. D. Miller

Ambulate is an English word derived from Latin origins, and means, “to walk from place to place” or “move about.” The Latin word ...

Google previewAmerican Journal of Philology (1880)

by Basil Lanneau Gildersleeve, Charles William Emil Miller, Tenney Frank, Benjamin Dean Meritt, Henry Thompson Rowell, Harold Fredrik Cherniss

Ambulate is an impossible etymon phonetically; addcre improbable in meaning.

Google previewHarry Potter Places Book One (2012)

London and London Side-Along Apparations by C. D. Miller

Ambulate is an English word derived from Latin origins, and means ...

Google previewHarry Potter Places Book Two (2012)

OWLs: Oxford Wizarding Locations by C. D. Miller

Ambulate is an English word derived from Latin origins, and means, “to walk from ...

Google previewClinical Skills for Enrolled Division 2 Nurses (2011)

by Joanne Tollefson, Toni Bishop, Eugenie Jelly, Gayle Watson, Karen Tambree

Assisting the post-operative patient to ambulate is the most effective nursing measure to prevent postoperative complications. Patients who have had cerebrovascular accidents, paralysis, brain damage, an amputation or some musculoskeletal ...

Google previewNeurologic Interventions for Physical Therapy (2015)

by Suzanne Tink Martin, Mary Kessler

An individual's ability to ambulate is a primary factor used in the determination of the appropriate discharge destination and determines whether a patient can return to social and vocational function (Hornby et al., 2011). Additionally, walking ...

Google previewEbersole & Hess' Toward Healthy Aging - E-Book (2013)

Human Needs and Nursing Response by Theris A. Touhy, Kathleen F Jett

Activity Although the ability to ambulate is a major component in activity assessment, activity includes more than movement or exercise.

Google previewClinical Psychomotor Skills (2004)

Assessment Tools for Nursing Students by Joanne Tollefson

Assisting the postoperative patient to ambulate is the most effective nursing measure to prevent postoperative complications. Patients who have had cerebrovascular accidents, paralysis, brain damage, an amputation or some musculoskeletal ...

Google previewSurgical Pain Management (2016)

A Complete Guide to Implantable and Interventional Pain Therapies by Sanjeet Narang, Edgar L. Ross, Alison Weisheipl

The ability to ambulate is a necessity to avoid deep venous thrombosis and to also facilitate venous circulation via the calf muscle pump (6). Alternative Treatments and Procedures Alternatives to endovenous ablation involve continued 250.

Google previewClient Management & Leadership Success (2008)

A Course Review Applying Critical Thinking to Test Taking by Ray A Hargrove-Huttel, Kathryn Cadenhead Colgrove

Refusing to ambulate is a problem that can wait until the client with an emergency has been assessed and appropriate interventions initiated. MAKING NURSING DECISIONS: The test taker must read all the options to determine whether an ...

Google previewWound Healing (2010)

Evidence-Based Management by Joseph M McCulloch, Luther C Kloth

Permission to ambulate is a medical decision. The current tendency is to begin out-of-bed activities and ambulation much earlier than was previously the case because prolonged bedrest will affect the patient's overall endurance.13 Pain and ...

Google previewThe Complete Uxbridge English Dictionary (2016)

I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue by Graeme Garden, Tim Brooke-Taylor, Barry Cryer, Jon Naismith

Alfalfa – Ambulate Alone and forlorn A borrowed mowing machine Alpaca What Italians say when they go on holiday Alpenhorn Muesli with dirty bits Already Suffering from sunburn Altercation *To change holiday plans * Holiday for a vicar ...

Google previewA New Dictionary of the English Language (1844)

Combining Explanation with Etymology and Illustrated by Quotations from the Best Authorities by Charles Richardson

CIRCUM-AMBULATE, v Circumambiens ; from Circum, ambi, (Gr. Augu,) both signifying around, and ire, to go. Going around, surrounding, encircling, encomssing. Circum-ambulate,_Circum, and ambulate ...

Google previewThe Doctors' Dictionary, 2nd edition (2011)

A medical dictionary written by a doctor for doctors by Joseph C Segen

The victim can 't stand properly, walk or run and must use the anterior thigh muscles to ambulate ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Elder Care (2007)

The Comprehensive Resource on Geriatric and Social Care, Second Edition by Eugenia L. Siegler, MD, FACP, Elizabeth Capezuti, PhD, RN, FAAN, Mathy Mezey, EdD, RN, FAAN

foot-stamping walk High step/stamping walk Heel touches first, then foot stamps Visual input used to ambulate Positive Romberg's sign Wide-based stance Small, irregular, unsteady steps Drunken veering and lurching Impaired trunk control ...

Google previewThe Illustrated Doctors Dictionary (2011)

A medical dictionary written by a doctor for doctors, now illustrated by Joseph C Segen

The victim can't stand properly, walk or run and must use the anterior thigh muscles to ambulate until the hamstring tendons are repaired. Cf Kneecapping handarm vibration syndrome White finger syndrome A Raynaudlike condition due to ...

Google previewSchirmer's Complete Rhyming Dictionary (2010)

by Paul Zollo

agglutinate aggravate agitate airfreight alienate alleviate alliterate allocate altercate alternate amalgamate ambulate ameliorate amputate animate annihilate annotate annunciate antedate anticipate antiquate apartheid apostate appreciate ...

Google previewThe Imperial Dictionary of the English Language (1898)

A Complete Encyclopaedic Lexicon, Literary, Scientific and Technological by John Ogilvie

See AMBULATE.] In zool, one of the perforated spaces or avenues through which are protruded the tube feet, by means of which locomotion is effected in the Echinodermata. Ambulance (ambu-lans), n. [Fr.] 1. A hospital establishment which ...

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2002)

by Merriam-Webster, Inc

abdicate, abnegate, abrogate, absorbate, acclimate, acerbate, acetate, activate, actuate, acylate, adsorbate, advocate, adulate, adumbrate, aggravate, aggregate, agitate, allocate, altercate, alternate, ambulate, amputate, animate, annotate, ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Neurological Sciences (2014)

Patients remain ambulatory past the age of 15 years, with the mean age of losing the ability to ambulate independently in the fourth decade. Exertional myalgias or cramps occur in more than 90% of patients and are the presenting symptom in ...

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Scrabble value of A1M3B3U1L1A1T1E1

The value of this 8-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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