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1) circumnavigate. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Inflected forms: cirˇcumˇnavˇiˇgatˇed, cirˇcumˇnavˇiˇgatˇing, cirˇcumˇnavˇiˇgates1. To proceed completely around: circumnavigating the earth. 2. To go around; circumvent:...

2) Gray, Robert. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...American explorer who twice circumnavigated the globe (1787-1790 and 1790-1793) and discovered Grays Harbor and the Columbia River (1792)....

3) Bougainville, Louis Antoine de. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...French explorer who circumnavigated the globe (1766-1769) with a crew that included astronomers and naturalists....

4) Bellingshausen, Fabian Gottlieb von. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Russian naval officer and explorer who led an expedition that circumnavigated Antarctica (1819-1821)....

5) Good Hope, Cape of. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...A promontory on the southwest coast of South Africa south of Cape Town. It was first circumnavigated in 1488 by Bartolomeu Dias, who named it Cape of Storms....

6) Krusenstern, Adam Johann von. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...(a´dam yo´han fn kroo´znshtern) (KEY) , 1770-1846, Russian navigator. From 1803 to 1806 he circumnavigated the globe. Although the voyage was undertaken to stimulate...

7) Agricola, Gnaeus Julius. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...as governor of Britain (77-84) brought most of its inhabitants under Roman control. He also circumnavigated Britain, thereby discovering it to be an island....

8) Bellingshausen Sea. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...Amundsen Sea. The sea is named after Russian explorer Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen, who circumnavigated Antarctica in 1819. Major islands in the sea include...

9) Vancouver, George. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Islands (1791-1792) and to the Pacific coast of North America (1792-1794), where he circumnavigated Vancouver Island....

10) Bellingshausen, Fabian Gottlieb von. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...at Kronstadt, he commanded two ships on an extended voyage (1819-21) during which he circumnavigated Antarctica and named the Alexander I, Peter I, and Traversay...

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