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A compass that consists of a beam with sliding sockets which carry steel or pencil points and that is used for drawing large circles. 1, record 1, English, - beam%20compass
Compas de dessin pour le tracé des cercles de grands diamètres, constitué par une règle, un bloc à pointe servant de pivot, et un bloc traceur muni d'un crayon ou d'un tire-ligne. 2, record 1, French, - compas%20%C3%A0%20verge
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