circumvent vs. circumnavigate – The Correct Way to Use Each – English Learning

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Circumvent

Definition:

to find a way around something

Examples:

Because of the traffic, we decided to circumvent the center of town.

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Circumnavigate

Definition:

travel around, either by plane or ship

Examples:

We circumnavigated the earth

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