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English verb: saltate

1. saltate (motion) move by saltation

SamplesThe sand grains are saltated by the wind.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something

Broader (hypernym)displace, move

2. saltate (motion) leap or skip, often in dancing

SamplesThese fish swim with a saltating motion.

Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Something is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s PP

Broader (hypernym)bound, jump, leap, spring

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