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peripatetic

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Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] peripatēticus < Ancient Greek περιπατητικός (peripatētikos), given to walking around) < περιπατέω (peripateō), I walk around) < περί (peri), around) + πατέω (pateō), I walk).

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Adjective

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  1. Walking about; itinerant; nomadic.
  2. (usually Template loop detected: Template:context 1) Having to do with Aristotle, his philosophy, or the school of thought which he founded.

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peripatetic

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  1. One who walks about; a pedestrian; an itinerant.
  2. (usually Template loop detected: Template:context 1) One who accepts the philosophy of Aristotle or his school; an Aristotelian.

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