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Definition of Acrobat

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one who performs gymnastic tricks; one who changes opinions or standpoints willingly to fit the circumstances
software application developed by Adobe Systems used to create or edit and operate PDF files
Acrobat Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
One who practices rope dancing, high vaulting, or other daring gymnastic feats.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913), edited by Noah Porter. About
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\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.

Concise English-Irish Dictionary v. 1.1
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WordNet 2.0

1. an athlete who performs acts requiring skill and agility and coordination
(hypernym) athlete, jock
(hyponym) aerialist
Acrobat Definition from Social Science Dictionaries & Glossaries
Dream Dictionary
To dream of seeing acrobats, denotes that you will be prevented from carrying out hazardous schemes by the foolish fears of others.

To see yourself acrobating, you will have a sensation to answer for, and your existence will be made almost unendurable by the guying of your enemies.

To see women acrobating, denotes that your name will be maliciously and slanderously handled. Also your business interests will be hindered.

For a young woman to dream that she sees acrobats in tights, signifies that she will court favor of men.
Ten Thousand Dreams Interpreted, or "What's in a dream": a scientific and practical exposition; By Gustavus Hindman, 1910. For the open domain e-text see: Guttenberg Project
Acrobat Definition from Computer & Internet Dictionaries & Glossaries
Jensen's Technology Glossary
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Acrobat is a part of a set of applications developed by adobe to create and view PDF files.
Multimedia Glossary
product from Adobe Systems, Inc. which converts text documents, word for word, image for image, into fully-searchable electronic documents. The electronic document, with the exact look and feel of the original but with added hyperlinks, is stored in PDF (Portable Document Format). The PDF document can be viewed and printed with the free Adobe Acrobat Reader .
The conversion process involves printing, from any word processor or application package, to an Adobe PDF Writer printer driver , rather than printing to a physical printer. The driver stops and asks where you wish to store the PDF document. Links, table of contents and other easy-to-create features are done with Adobe's Acrobat Exchange. A wonderful alternative to HTML .
Acrobat Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
English Wikipedia - The Free Encyclopedia
Acrobat may refer to:
  • Acrobat, one who practises acrobatics

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