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Daemon
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circumnavigate

(verb) Travel around, either by plane or ship.

Synonyms: compass

Usage: Ferdinand Magellan was the first explorer to circumnavigate the globe.
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circumnavigate

(verb) Travel around, either by plane or ship.

Synonyms: compass

Usage: Ferdinand Magellan was the first explorer to circumnavigate the globe.
JOSE MARIA LOPEZ DE ARGUMEDO
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Sorry, Ferdinand de Magalhan was not the first man to circumnavigate the globe. It was Juan Sebastian Elcano. Please check your sources.
KSPavan
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The word 'circumnavigate' is quite a beautiful word.

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The proposed design caters for emergency vehicles being able to circumnavigate the site.
Wilmar (USA) 1M
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(verb) Travel around, either by plane or ship.
Synonyms: compass
Usage: Ferdinand Magellan was the first explorer to circumnavigate the globe.


One of the first "big" words a youngster learns in school. Or, that was the case when history was taught in school.
Adyl Mouhei
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Circumnavigate:

Verb:

Sail or travel all the way around (something, especially the world).
"He undertook to circumnavigate the globe in 80 days or less"
Go around or avoid (an obstacle).
"He helped her to circumnavigate a frozen puddle"
Avoid dealing with (something difficult or unpleasant).
"They circumnavigated the issue"



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Ajike Omooba
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To proceed completely around.
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