To sail or fly around (the earth, an island, etc.)
To grasp mentally; understand:
Grasp is defined as to have a firm hold on something.
(Slang) To have understanding:
To grasp mentally; understand
To extend on all sides of simultaneously; encircle:
(Naut.) To sail on a reach
(--- Sports) To place in the playing area:
To enclose is defined as to surround, or to include inside of something.
A closed path through which an electric current flows or may flow. &diamf3; Circuits in which a power source is connected to two or more components (such as light bulbs, or logic gates in a computer circuit), one after the other, are called series circuits. If the circuit is broken, none of the components receives a current. Circuits in which a power source is directly connected to two or more components are called parallel circuits. If a break occurs in the circuit, only the component along whose path the break occurs stops receiving a current.
(Scot.) To know (of or about)
To know thoroughly; grasp or perceive clearly and fully the nature, character, functioning, etc. of
To be acquainted with:
To get to the bottom of; understand thoroughly
To comprehend; understand
To take revenge on, especially to kill in revenge for a wrong.
To take as a model or precedent; imitate:
To hold as one's conviction or opinion; think; imagine
To take or get passively; incur or contract without intention, as by exposure
To take (what is offered or given); receive, esp. willingly
To surround or encircle with or as with a ring
To surround and shut in; enclose:
To hem in, hinder, or restrict with or as if with a hedge.
To surround or bind, as with a girdle
To surround, encircle, or enclose
To shut in all around; surround; encircle
To form a circle around; surround:
(Slang) To sing in a loud and forceful manner:
To fasten with a band.
To wander from or become ignorant of:
To lose power or strength; weaken; die away
To remove the cover, cork, or lid from:
To trim the edge of
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