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 for Acrobat
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Acrobat \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.
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  acrobat
      n 1: an athlete who performs acts requiring skill and agility
           and coordination

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  25 Moby Thesaurus words for "acrobat":
     aerialist, bareback rider, circus artist, clown, contortionist,
     equestrian director, equilibrist, flier, funambulist, gymnast,
     high wire artist, high-wire artist, juggler, lion tamer,
     palaestrian, pancratiast, ringmaster, ropewalker,
     slack-rope artist, snake charmer, sword swallower,
     tightrope walker, trapeze artist, tumbler, weightlifter
  
  

From The Free On-line Dictionary of Computing (30 December 2018) :

  Acrobat
  
      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
     http://acropolis.com/acropolis)">(http://acropolis.com/acropolis).
  
     (1995-04-21)
  

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