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peripatetic

  

      adj  
1    itinerant  
2      (Brit)   employed in two or more educational establishments and travelling from one to another  
a peripatetic football coach     
      n  
3    a peripatetic person  
     (C16: from Latin peripateticus, from Greek peripatetikos, from peripatein to pace to and fro)  
  peripatetically      adv  


Peripatetic  
      adj  
1    of or relating to the teachings of Aristotle, who used to teach philosophy while walking about the Lyceum in ancient Athens  
      n  
2    a student of Aristotelianism  
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Peripatetic  
      adj  
1    of or relating to the teachings of Aristotle, who used to teach philosophy while walking about the Lyceum in ancient Athens  
      n  
2    a student of Aristotelianism  


peripatetic  
      adj  
1    itinerant  
2      (Brit)   employed in two or more educational establishments and travelling from one to another  
a peripatetic football coach     
      n  
3    a peripatetic person  
     (C16: from Latin peripateticus, from Greek peripatetikos, from peripatein to pace to and fro)  
  peripatetically      adv  

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peripatetic

  
  
ambulant, itinerant, migrant, mobile, nomadic, roaming, roving, travelling, vagabond, vagrant, wandering  

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