2. [syn: amble, promenade, saunter, stroll, perambulation]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Perambulation \Per*am`bu*la"tion\, n.
1. The act of perambulating; traversing. --Bacon.
2. An annual survey of boundaries, as of town, a parish, a
3. A district within which one is authorized to make a tour
of inspection. "The . . . bounds of his own
perambulation." [Obs.] --Holyday.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: a walk around a territory (a parish or manor or forest
etc.) in order to officially assert and record its
2: a leisurely walk (usually in some public place) [syn:
amble, promenade, saunter, stroll, perambulation]