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spanned

verb
past tense of span

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to find out the size, extent, or amount of
  • tried to span the distance between the two trees by eye alone

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“Spanned.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/spanned. Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

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