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walkabout

a dummy syndrome in horses; usually pyrrolizidine alkaloses caused by crotalaria poisoning. Affected horses walk compulsively, head press, appear blind and walk into objects. They do not respond to usual external stimuli or commands. Called also walkabout, Kimberley horse disease.
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FROM THIS GREY THERE: Hair needs some work; TO THIS GLAM: A new Madge; DRESSED TO THRILL: Going walkabout for the cameras
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HOLLYWOOD star Tom Cruise delighted his fans by going walkabout at the British premiere of his latest film Minority Report.