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gyrocompass  gyro compass  Gyromagnetic compass  gyroscopic compass
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A compass that does not depend on magnetism but uses a gyroscope instead WordNet 3.0
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A compass that does not depend on magnetism but uses a gyroscope instead WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
A gyrocompass is a type of non-magnetic compass which is based on a fast-spinning disc and the rotation of the Earth to find geographical direction automatically. Wikipedia
Type of non-magnetic compass based on the rotation of the Earth Wikidata
A type of non-magnetic compass which is based on a fast-spinning disc and rotation of the Earth (or another planetary body if used elsewhere in the universe) to automatically find geographical direction. OmegaWiki
A north-seeking form of gyroscope used as a directional reference in navigation. Wiktionary
North-seeking gyroscope. Wiktionary (translation)
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