verb If someone circumnavigates the world or an island, they sail all the way around it. [formal] [V n] ⇒ For this year at least, our race to circumnavigate the globe in less than 80 days is over. circumnavigation (sɜːʳkəmnævɪgeɪʃən
)Wortformen:circumnavigations variable noun [oft N of n] ⇒ He married in Fiji during a two-year circumnavigation of the globe in his yacht, Surma.
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