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walker


  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Walker  \Walk"er\,  n. 
  1.  One  who  walks;  a  pedestrian. 
 
  2.  That  with  which  one  walks;  a  foot.  [Obs.] 
 
  Lame  Mulciber  his  walkers  quite  misgrown 
  --Chapman. 
 
  3.  (Law)  A  forest  officer  appointed  to  walk  over  a  certain 
  space  for  inspection;  a  forester. 
 
  4.  [AS.  wealcere  See  {Walk},  v.  t.,  3.]  A  fuller  of  cloth. 
  [Obs.  or  Prov.  Eng.  &  Scot.] 
 
  She  cursed  the  weaver  and  the  walker  The  cloth  that 
  had  wrought.  --Percy's 
  Reliques. 
 
  5.  (Zo["o]l.)  Any  ambulatorial  orthopterous  insect,  as  a 
  stick  insect. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  walker 
  n  1:  a  person  who  travels  by  foot  [syn:  {pedestrian},  {footer}] 
  2:  a  framework  with  rubber  feet;  helps  cripples  to  walk 
  3:  a  framework  on  wheels;  helps  babies  learn  to  walk  [syn:  {baby-walker}, 
  {go-cart}] 
 
  From  U.S.  Gazetteer  (1990)  [gazetteer]: 
 
  Walker,  IA  (city,  FIPS  81885) 
  Location:  42.28623  N,  91.78093  W 
  Population  (1990):  673  (261  housing  units) 
  Area:  1.8  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  52352 
  Walker,  KY 
  Zip  code(s):  40997 
  Walker,  LA  (town,  FIPS  79240) 
  Location:  30.48439  N,  90.86599  W 
  Population  (1990):  3727  (1391  housing  units) 
  Area:  14.9  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  70785 
  Walker,  MI  (city,  FIPS  82960) 
  Location:  42.98470  N,  85.74767  W 
  Population  (1990):  17279  (7060  housing  units) 
  Area:  65.2  sq  km  (land),  0.7  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  49504 
  Walker,  MN  (city,  FIPS  67792) 
  Location:  47.08980  N,  94.57893  W 
  Population  (1990):  950  (506  housing  units) 
  Area:  3.5  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  56484 
  Walker,  MO  (city,  FIPS  76660) 
  Location:  37.89948  N,  94.23037  W 
  Population  (1990):  283  (116  housing  units) 
  Area:  0.8  sq  km  (land),  0.0  sq  km  (water) 
  Zip  code(s):  64790 
  Walker,  WV 
  Zip  code(s):  26180 




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