compasses 1 of 2

plural of compass

compasses

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verb

present tense third-person singular of compass
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as in circles
to travel completely around the great age of exploration, when ships of sail compassed the earth

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“Compasses.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/compasses. Accessed 24 May. 2024.

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