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traverse
used in Moby Dick

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travel across
  • For even the high lifted and chivalric Crusaders of old times were not content to traverse two thousand miles of land to fight for their holy sepulchre, without committing burglaries, picking pockets, and gaining other pious perquisites by the way.
    Chapters 46-48 -- Surmises; The Mat-Maker; The First Lowering (11% in)

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