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English Dictionary: circumventing by the DICT Development Group
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From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Circumvent \Cir`cum*vent"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Circumvented};
      p. pr. vb. n. {Circumventing}.] [L. circumventis, p. p. of
      circumvenire, to come around, encompass, deceive; circum +
      venire to come, akin to E. come.]
      To gain advantage over by arts, stratagem, or deception; to
      decieve; to delude; to get around.
               I circumvented whom I could not gain.      --Dryden.
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