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Walk·er

(wah'kĕr),
Arthur Earl, U.S. neurologist, 1907-1995. See: Walker tractotomy, Dandy-Walker syndrome.

Walk·er

(wah'kĕr),
James, 20th-century British gynecologist. See: Walker chart.

Walk·er

(wah'kĕr),
J.T. Ainslie, English chemist, 1868-1930. See: Rideal-Walker coefficient, Rideal-Walker method.

walker

(wô′kər)
n.
A frame device used to support someone, such as an infant learning to walk or a convalescent learning to walk again.

Zimmer frame

The trademark name now generically used in the UK for a walking frame; so named for Zimmer Holdings, who produces them.

walker

A light-weight 3-sided support structure used by Pts with ambulation defects to help self-mobilization

walk·er

(wawk'ĕr)
A light, portable framework used for support and assistance in walking by a person with a gait impairment for which a cane or crutches are inadequate.

walk·er

(wawk'ĕr)
A light, portable framework used for support and assistance in walking by a person with a gait impairment for which a cane or crutches are inadequate.
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"This is the most important election in the decades that I've been around and it may be one of the most important in our lifetime because we're going to decide if our nation as a federal government is going to look more like Scott Walker, John Kasich or Rick Scott or if it's going to look more like Barack Obama and Joe Biden, an administration that understands the importance of our job and is willing to stand with us to make sure we can get our people back on the job," he said.
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The Heaton scorers were Andrew Weeks, Geoff Walker, John Finlay and Paul Noble after Paul Bonnick had scored for Delaval.
Goals from Richard Walker, John Murphy (two), John Hills and Martin Bullock handed the Seasiders a thumping 5-1 win with Tony Thorpe's goal proving little consolation for City.
Further British interest will surround James Whitham (works Suzuki), Neil Hodgson (Kawasaki), Niall Mackenzie, Chris Walker, John Reynolds and Michael Rutter.
And the Blues had more players who went further in the competition than any other side, with Kevin de Bruyne and Vincent Kompany in action for Belgium and Kyle Walker, John Stones, Raheem Sterling and Fabian Delph playing for England - both nations reached the semi-finals.
Wrexham AFC: Coughlin, Carrington, Ashton, Smith, Hudson, Clarke, Durrell (Bailey-Jones 74), Harris, Moult, York, Jennings Unused subs: Evans, White, Rushton, Stephens Nuneaton Town: Charles-Cook, Franklin, Cowan (Vieira 71), Dean, Walker, John (Armson 61), Hutchinson, Brown, Streete, Brown, Dyer Unused subs: Starosta, Gordon, Wren
IN THE CDFL Queensferry Sports Premier Division Kelma continued their winning ways as Simon Tierney, Luke Walker, John Walker and Andy Jennings all netted in a 4-2 victory at Woodlands Santos while Gary Purcell and Andy Mear were on target for Lever FC, but lost out 3-2 at home to Whitby Athletic.
The Kurdish community would like to acknowledge the help and support given to us from Jim Moody, Councillors Nicky Walker, John McPartland, Pervaz Khan and Len Junier.
GRANDFATHER and resident of Walker, John Nelson, pictured, has hit out at yobs who carelessly threw fireworks at each other on his front doorstep.