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  • It was such a gradual movement that he discovered it only through noticing that a black mark that had been near him five minutes ago was now at the other side of the circumference.
  • This little group had in its advance dragged inward, so to speak, the circumference of the now almost complete circle of people, and a number of dim black figures followed it at discreet distances.

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  • He walked quickly around its entire circumference, running his left hand along the wall as he did so.
    James Dashner  --  The Scorch Trials
  • In order to ensure that my claim would not be overlooked, I felt obliged to make a property mark on stones, clumps of moss, and patches of vegetation at intervals of not more than fifteen feet around the circumference of my claim.
    Farley Mowat  --  Never Cry Wolf

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