Acrobat

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acrobat

an entertainer who performs acts that require skill, agility, and coordination, such as tumbling, swinging from a trapeze, or walking a tightrope

Acrobat

(text, product)
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.

Acrobat

Document exchange software from Adobe that allows documents to be displayed and printed the same on every computer. The Acrobat system created the Portable Document Format (PDF), which is widely used in commercial printing and on the Web. See PDF.
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It is useless to describe the astonishing performances of the acrobats and gymnasts.
But the next movement was the most unexpected of all, for the prince standing in the doorway passed suddenly from the dignity of a statue to the swiftness of an acrobat and rent the revolver out of the detective's hand.
Observe the music-hall acrobat as he prepares to swing from the roof by his eyelids.
And then I leapt up, desperate with the pain; and, with my tortured hands spread wide to balance me, I walked those few yards, between rising sea and falling fire, and falling sea and rising fire, as an acrobat walks a rope, and by God's grace without mishap.
No one but an acrobat or a sailor could have got up to that bell-rope from the bracket, and no one but a sailor could have made the knots with which the cord was fastened to the chair.
With the skill of an acrobat, he got into the lodge by an upper window which had been left open, and returned ten minutes later.
The Golden Dragon Acrobats performed at the Vada Sheid Community Development Center as the final show of the first season of the Arkansas State University-Mountain Home Performing Arts Series on the ASUMH campus.
I don't really want to compare it to Cirque,'' said Greg Wilson, creative director of the New Shanghai Circus, featuring the Incredible Acrobats of China.