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Definitions of compass:

part of speech: noun

A circle; a circumference; extent; moderate bounds; an instrument used on ships for finding the directions, north, south, east, and west.

part of speech: noun

Grasp; reach; space; extent; the limit or boundary of anything- applied to anything that can be measured or limited; a circuit; a circumference; the magnetic needle or mariner's compass; a guide; a direction.

part of speech: verb transitive

To encircle; walk around; to accomplish; attain; besiege.

part of speech: verb transitive

To pass or go round: to surround or inclose: to besiege: to bring about or obtain: to contrive or plot.

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