acroanesthesia ac·ro·an·es·the·sia (āk’rō-ān’ĭs-thē’zhə)
Loss of sensation in one or more of the extremities.
a skilled performer of gymnastic feats, as walking on a tightrope or swinging on a trapeze. a person who readily changes viewpoints or opinions. Contemporary Examples acrobat death In 2004, Dessi Espana, a performer with Ringling Bros. and Barnum Bailey, fell 35 feet during a performance. Thrills and Too Many Spills: The Dangers of the […]
of, relating to, or like an or . having the good balance, agility, and coordination of an . Contemporary Examples Steele was polished and acrobatic in his attempts to address the entire ballroom from his seat on the far end of the dais. The Race to Run the GOP Gets Even More Ridiculous Ana Marie […]
(used with a plural verb) the feats of an ; gymnastics. (used with a singular verb) the art or practice of feats. (used with a plural verb) something performed with remarkable agility and ease: the verbal acrobatics of a habitual liar. Contemporary Examples He has no use for the mind-numbing bloat of Ringling Brothers nor […]
acroblast acroblast ac·ro·blast (āk’rə-blāst’) n. A component of the developing spermatid, composed of numerous Golgi elements and containing the proacrosomal granules.