Ambulation (noun)

The act of walking or the ability to walk.


Late 17th century, from latin ambulare (to walk).


  1. The patient's ambulation improved after physical therapy.
  2. The nurse assisted the patient with ambulation.
  3. Ambulation is an important part of physical rehabilitation.
  4. The patient is unable to ambulate without assistance.
  5. After the surgery, the patient will need to practice ambulation.
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