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compass [the ~] noun

  1. the compass
    het kompas

Translation Matrix for compass:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
kompas compass
- ambit; grasp; orbit; range; reach; scope
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- apprehend; circumnavigate; comprehend; dig; get the picture; grasp; grok; savvy
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- extent; range; scope

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Related Definitions for "compass":

  1. navigational instrument for finding directions1
  2. drafting instrument used for drawing circles1
  3. an area in which something acts or operates or has power or control:1
    • within the compass of this article1
  4. the limit of capability1
    • within the compass of education1
  5. get the meaning of something1
  6. travel around, either by plane or ship1
    • We compassed the earth1
  7. bring about; accomplish1
    • This writer attempts more than his talents can compass1

Wiktionary Translations for compass:

  1. plot
  2. accomplish
  3. go about or round entirely
  4. surround
  1. navigational compass
  2. area
  1. instrument waarvan de naald het magnetische noorden aanwijst

Cross Translation:
compass kompas Kompass — ein Gerät, Messinstrument zur Feststellung von Himmelsrichtungen, welches auf dem Prinzip des Erdmagnetfelds basiert
compass begrijpen; bevatten erfassen — (transitiv) das wesentliche einer Sache verstehen
compass kompas boussolecadran au centre duquel est fixée une aiguille qui tourne librement sur son pivot et dont la pointe aimantée se dirige vers le nord.
compass passer compas — géom|fr instrument qui sert à reporter des longueurs et à décrire des circonférences.

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