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acrobat


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Acrobat  \Ac"ro*bat\,  n.  [F.  acrobate,  fr  Gr  ?  walking  on 
  tiptoe,  climbing  aloft;  ?  high  +  ?  to  go.] 
  One  who  practices  rope  dancing,  high  vaulting,  or  other 
  daring  gymnastic  feats. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  acrobat 
  n  :  an  athlete  who  performs  acts  requiring  skill  and  agility  and 
  coordination 
 
  From  The  Free  On-line  Dictionary  of  Computing  (13  Mar  01)  [foldoc]: 
 
  Acrobat 
 
    A  product  from  {Adobe  Systems,  Inc.},  for 
  manipulating  documents  stored  in  {Portable  Document  Format}. 
  Acrobat  provides  a  {platform}-independent  means  of  creating, 
  viewing,  and  printing  documents. 
 
  {Acropolis:  the  magazine  of  Acrobat  publishing 
  (http://www.acropolis.com/acropolis)}. 
 
  (1995-04-21) 
 
 




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