Circumvolant
Circumvolant Cir*cum"vo*lant, a. [L. circumvolans, p. pr. See {Circumvolation}.] Flying around. [1913 Webster]

The circumvolant troubles of humanity. --G. Macdonald. [1913 Webster]


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  • NOCTUA — Hebr. Thinsemeth, tamquam stupendae et mirabilis iis scil. aviculis, quas stupore perculsas ad se convertit. Insolitâ enim eius forma reliquae aves obstupescunt: quam sic describit non illepidâ fabellâ Gregor. Nazianzenus, Carm. 22. Τὴν γλαῦκ᾿… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

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