Definition of 'bearings'
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Stopping to take my bearings I saw the range of hills on the horizon. SNOWLINE (2002)Whitlock paid the driver then entered the diner, pausing momentarily in the doorway to get his bearings. ALASTAIR MCLEAN'S 'NIGHT WATCH' (2002)It took me a moment to get my bearings, then I chose my door. DEAD BEAT (2002)
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