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Noun: walker  wo-ku(r)
  1. A person who travels by foot
    - pedestrian, footer
  2. A shoe designed for comfortable walking
  3. A light enclosing framework (trade name Zimmer) with rubber castors or wheels and handles; helps invalids or the handicapped or the aged to walk
    - Zimmer, Zimmer frame
  4. An enclosing framework on casters or wheels; helps babies learn to walk
    - baby-walker, go-cart [N. Amer]
Noun: Walker  wo-ku(r)
  1. New Zealand runner who in 1975 became the first person to run a mile in less than 3 minutes and 50 seconds (born in 1952)
    - John Walker
  2. United States writer (born in 1944)
    - Alice Walker, Alice Malsenior Walker

Derived forms: walkers

Type of: author, four-minute man, frame, framework, shoe, traveler [US], traveller [Brit, Cdn], writer

Encyclopedia: Walker, Minnesota