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Walking and moving
d450 Walking
Moving along a surface on foot, step by step, so that one foot is always on the ground, such as when strolling, sauntering, walking forwards, backwards, or sideways.

walking short or long distances; walking on different surfaces; walking around obstacles

transferring oneself (d420); moving around (d455)

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Walking short distances Walking long distances Walking on different surfaces Walking around obstacles Walking, other specified Walking, unspecified
Walking for less than a kilometre, such as walking around rooms or hallways, within a building or for short distances outside. Walking for more than a kilometre, such as across a village or town, between villages or across open areas. Walking on sloping, uneven, or moving surfaces, such as on grass, gravel or ice and snow, or walking aboard a ship, train or other vehicle. Walking in ways required to avoid moving and immobile objects, people, animals, and vehicles, such as walking around a marketplace or shop, around or through traffic or other crowded areas.

Illustrations copyright by TAI TAKAHASHI, International University of Health and Welfare.