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walkernoun [C]

uk   /ˈwɔː.kər/ us   /ˈwɑː.kɚ/
C1 a person who walks, especially for exercise or enjoyment: She's a very fast/slow walker. They've been keen walkers ever since they read about the benefits of exercise.
also baby walker a seat on wheels that a baby can sit in and use its feet to move along, before it is able to walk
US UK Zimmer frame a metal frame with four legs that you place in front of you and lean on to help you move forward if you have difficulty in walking, for example when old
(Definition of walker from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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walkernoun [C]

us   /ˈwɔ·kər/
A walker is also a metal frame to help people who have difficulty walking, by using it to support them as they move it in front of them.
(Definition of walker from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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