walking rounds

walking rounds

Etymology: AS, wealcan + Fr, rond
rounds in which a clinician leads a group of junior clinicians on rounds to visit the patients for whom they are collectively responsible.
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There was a stir among the officers in the shadow beyond the fire, and one tall, long-necked officer, walking round the fire, came up to Dolokhov.
This morning, walking round the chateau, I found two distinct sets of footprints, made at the same time, last night.
As his mother crossed a yard on her way out, she saw, through a grated door which separated it from another court, her husband, walking round and round, with his hands folded on his breast, and his head hung down.