Definitions for "PERIPATETIC"
Walking about. Relating to the philosophy of Aristotle, who, while expounding it, moved from place to place in order to avoid his pupil's objections. A needless precaution -- they knew no more of the matter than he.
Walking about; itinerant.
Of or pertaining to the philosophy taught by Aristotle (who gave his instructions while walking in the Lyceum at Athens), or to his followers.
Keywords:  aristotelean
traveling especially on foot; "peripatetic country preachers"; "a poor wayfaring stranger"