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It wasn’t the fastest—it took almost a year and a half to circumnavigate the globe, traveling 26,718 miles and stopping in 17 different cities.
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Meanwhile, rather than attempting to circumnavigate the country’s entire Ring Road, focus on just the southern coast, especially in fall, when the north coast road’s weather is unpredictable.
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One Saturday, we circumnavigated a nearby reservoir on a 16-mile network of dirt roads and gravel paths, which never would’ve happened without pedal assist.
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Competition with Jeff Bezos has forced 70-year-old Richard Branson to rediscover his inner daredevil, the Branson of more than 20 years ago who attempted to circumnavigate the globe in a hot air balloon, much to the alarm of his family.
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Leashed pets are allowed in the campground at Mazama Village and within 50 feet of any paved area, so feel free to circumnavigate the lake and enjoy those magical pullouts with your pet.
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How stale and trite the fleet of a Magellan to the adventurous soul who would circumnavigate the archipelagoes of the dead!
BEYONDHENRY SEWARD HUBBARD
An exploring fleet was even sent under Phoenician pilots to circumnavigate Africa.
EARLY ISRAEL AND THE SURROUNDING NATIONSARCHIBALD SAYCE
This is a large and deep bay, which it would have required a day's travel to circumnavigate.
SUMMARY NARRATIVE OF AN EXPLORATORY EXPEDITION TO THE SOURCES OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER, IN 1820HENRY ROWE SCHOOLCRAFT
Had Columbus not wished with consuming ardor to circumnavigate the globe, he would never have encountered America.
THE RECONSTRUCTED SCHOOLFRANCIS B. PEARSON
After that the fish took a notion to circumnavigate the boat, which he proceeded to do in spite of protests from the fisherman.
DAYS IN THE OPENLATHAN A. CRANDALL
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO CIRCUMNAVIGATE

  • begirding
  • bypassing
  • circling
  • circulating
  • circumnavigating
  • compassing
  • encompassing
  • flanking
  • girding
  • girdling
  • going around
  • gyrating
  • hemming
  • pivoting
  • revolving
  • ringing
  • rolling
  • rotating
  • skirting
  • spinning
  • surrounding
  • wheeling
  • whirling
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