com'pass devia'tion card"

a card, sheet, or the like, with two compass roses printed on it concentrically, for recording, on a given voyage, the amount of deviation for which the navigator must compensate in using the ship's compass to steer a magnetic course.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

compass deviationcompassion

Related Content


Play Hangman

Play Poptropica

Play Same Game

Try Our Math Flashcards