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circumscribe
used in Candide

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Definition
to restrict something within set limits; or draw a circle around or surround
  • ...makes the Messiah take a great pair of compasses from the armoury of heaven to circumscribe His work?
    Chapter 25 (75% in)
circumscribe = draw a circle around or surround
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