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mariner's compass

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A large magnetic compass used aboard ships, consisting of a compass card suspended in a gimbal-mounted bowl.

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  • n. A compass (navigational instrument)

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See under Compass.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. compass in the form of a card that rotates so that 0 degrees or North points to magnetic north

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