Synonyms for Circumnavigation:


circuit (noun)
circulation, gyration.
rotation (noun)
gyration, circulation, rotation, revolution.

Usage examples for circumnavigation

  1. But one of his ships went on to make the first circumnavigation of the globe, a feat which redounded to the glory of both Spain and Portugal. – Elizabethan Sea Dogs by William Wood
  2. Adam, how long will it be before you are satisfied that no one is left, no one in the sense of any civilized people, with a country and means of circumnavigation – The Master-Knot of Human Fate by Ellis Meredith
  3. Continuing our circumnavigation of the group, we reached the wreck again about an hour before sunset on the fourth day of our travels, keeping within the lagoon all the time and thus confirming my theory that the reef completely encircled the whole group. – The Strange Adventures of Eric Blackburn by Harry Collingwood