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  1. circumnavigation

    • IPA[ˌsərkəmˌnaviˈɡāSH(ə)n]

    美式

    • n.
      the action or process of sailing or otherwise traveling all the way around something, especially the world;the action of going around or avoiding an obstacle
    • noun: circumnavigation, plural noun: circumnavigations

    • 釋義

    名詞

    • 1. the action or process of sailing or otherwise traveling all the way around something, especially the world he completed the fastest solo circumnavigation in a small vessel the first circumnavigation of the globe in a helicopter
    • the action of going around or avoiding an obstacle our leisurely circumnavigation of the rocks
    • the action of avoiding something difficult or unpleasant a circumnavigation of the simple facts
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    • IPA[səːkəmnavɪˈɡeɪʃ(ə)n]

    英式

    • n.
      the action or process of sailing or otherwise travelling all the way around something, ... he completed the fastest solo circumnavigation in a small vessel the first circumnavigation of the globe in a helicopter

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