saltate

Definitions of saltate
  1. verb
    leap or skip, often in dancing
    “These fish swim with a saltating motion”
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    type of:
    bound, jump, leap, spring
    move forward by leaps and bounds
  2. verb
    move by saltation
    “The sand grains are saltated by the wind”
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    type of:
    displace, move
    cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense
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