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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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The British Championships showcased spectacular gymnastics from some of the worlds best acrobatic gymnasts.
The Shandong Acrobatic Troupe hails from Shandong Province in the northern part of China, near its capital Beijing.
Chongqing Acrobatic Troupe perform at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama as part of China Chongqing Culture Week in Wales
The pair's winning display included all aspects of gymnastics, acrobatic skills, balance and team work.
In Switzerland, a daredevil who goes by the nickname 'Jetman' has performed a spectacular mid-air acrobatic feat involving a hot-air balloon and a jet-propelled wing.
Among the most sensational acts to watch out for is the acrobatic manoeuvres performed by four young girls atop a table besides two aerial acts.
BEIRUT: A young motorcyclist was killed on the Khaldeh Highway, south of Beirut on Monday after he attempted to perform acrobatic tricks with his motorcycle.
The acrobatic floor routines were almost as successful.
I used to be an artistic rollerskater and have been doing acrobatic gymnastics since I was five.
We've teamed up with Star City for this great offer which sees the Chinese State Circus combining acrobatic stars, the martial arts warriors from Shaolin temple and artists from Peking Opera for the first time outside China.
Manhattan is very special,'' said Walsh, who set the tone early in the first game with several acrobatic digs, leading to a 4-1 advantage, but more importantly a shift in the momentum.
The charming child performers grew into astonishing adult dancers who combined classic finesse and hard attack with daring acrobatic jumps and splits.