Salti'nbanco. n.s. [saltare in banco, to climb on a bench, as a mountebank mounts a bank.] A quack or mountebank.
Saltinbancoes, quacksalvers, and charlatans deceive them: were Æsop alive, the Piazza and Pont-neuf could not speak their fallacies. Brown's Vulgar Errours.
He play'd the saltinbanco's part,
Transform'd t' a Frenchman by my art. Hudibras.