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verb as in turn; encircle

verb as in make curved; remove angles


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In her findings, 63 percent of temperature samples were biased by this double-rounding.

Scrapping the quail research might score some easy political points, but it was a rounding error on these agencies’ budgets.

Still, Microsoft sees a lot, so any difference with actual numbers is likely a rounding error.

At Trilogy, the work of leaders includes investing in employees’ growth and continuing the “rounding” that has long kept executives close to what’s happening at the front lines.

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If we don’t do something to offset the damage to our retirement system, today’s problems could end up looking like a rounding error compared to what the future holds.

Democrats were working hard to pass a budget in a divided government, and Yee was charged in part with rounding up the votes.

And what could be more honorable than rounding up your besties to pay homage to a hallowed pop deity?

The White House has been rounding up senators to vouch for her.

Rounding out the Big Three, GM was also up 15 percent year over year.

By August we were rounding up any young man we found, whether we were looking for him or not.

On rounding a point a few minutes after, he was again arrested by a scene which, while it charmed, amazed him.

In rounding Point Bradley, there is a rocky shelf that runs off the point for perhaps one hundred yards.

Rounding a corner, Black Hood sighted a taxi cab cruising along.

Below it is the café and restaurant de la Rotonde, a very well-built looking place, with its rounding façade on the corner.

The men were now rounding up their charges into an open meadow half a mile distant, preparatory to an early start in the morning.

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On this page you'll find 50 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to rounding, such as: spin, wheel, whirl, encompass, rotate, and girdle.

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