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Word - rootword - affixes
aguhon - aguha - h<ha~-on~
a.gu.hun. - 3 syllables

h<ha = aguh
-on = aguhon

aguhon : compass (n.); vane (n.); wind vane (n.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: agujn: hat pin ]
aguha [a.gú.ha.] : big needle (n.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: aguja: needle ]

Derivatives of aguha

n. (artifact)1. compassnavigational instrument for finding directions.
~ gyrocompassa compass that does not depend on magnetism but uses a gyroscope instead.
~ magnetic compasscompass based on an indicator (as a magnetic needle) that points to the magnetic north.
~ navigational instrumentan instrument used for navigating.
n. (attribute)2. ambit, compass, orbit, range, reach, scopean area in which something acts or operates or has power or control:.; "the range of a supersonic jet"; "a piano has a greater range than the human voice"; "the ambit of municipal legislation"; "within the compass of this article"; "within the scope of an investigation"; "outside the reach of the law"; "in the political orbit of a world power"
~ extentthe distance or area or volume over which something extends.; "the vast extent of the desert"; "an orchard of considerable extent"
~ approximate range, ballparknear to the scope or range of something.; "his answer wasn't even in the right ballpark"
~ confinesa bounded scope.; "he stayed within the confines of the city"
~ contrastthe range of optical density and tone on a photographic negative or print (or the extent to which adjacent areas on a television screen differ in brightness).
~ internationality, internationalismquality of being international in scope.; "he applauded the internationality of scientific terminology"
~ latitudescope for freedom of e.g. action or thought; freedom from restriction.
~ purview, horizon, viewthe range of interest or activity that can be anticipated.; "It is beyond the horizon of present knowledge"
~ expanse, sweepa wide scope.; "the sweep of the plains"
~ gamuta complete extent or range:.; "a face that expressed a gamut of emotions"
~ spectruma broad range of related objects or values or qualities or ideas or activities.
~ palette, palletthe range of colour characteristic of a particular artist or painting or school of art.
n. (cognition)3. compass, grasp, range, reachthe limit of capability.; "within the compass of education"
~ capableness, potentiality, capabilityan aptitude that may be developed.
~ ken, sightthe range of vision.; "out of sight of land"
n. (artifact)4. compassdrafting instrument used for drawing circles.
~ drafting instrumentan instrument used by a draftsman in making drawings.
v. (social)5. compassbring about; accomplish.; "This writer attempts more than his talents can compass"
~ archaicism, archaismthe use of an archaic expression.
~ achieve, attain, accomplish, reachto gain with effort.; "she achieved her goal despite setbacks"
v. (motion)6. circumnavigate, compasstravel around, either by plane or ship.; "We compassed the earth"
~ circletravel around something.; "circle the globe"
v. (cognition)7. apprehend, compass, comprehend, dig, get the picture, grasp, grok, savvyget the meaning of something.; "Do you comprehend the meaning of this letter?"
~ understandknow and comprehend the nature or meaning of.; "She did not understand her husband"; "I understand what she means"
~ figureunderstand.; "He didn't figure her"
~ catch on, cotton on, get it, get onto, get wise, twig, latch on, tumbleunderstand, usually after some initial difficulty.; "She didn't know what her classmates were plotting but finally caught on"
~ intuitknow or grasp by intuition or feeling.
~ digestarrange and integrate in the mind.; "I cannot digest all this information"
n. (artifact)1. vane, weather vane, weathervane, wind vanemechanical device attached to an elevated structure; rotates freely to show the direction of the wind.
~ mechanical devicemechanism consisting of a device that works on mechanical principles.
~ weathercockweathervane with a vane in the form of a rooster.
~ wind teeweather vane shaped like a T and located at an airfield.
n. (artifact)2. vanea fin attached to the tail of an arrow, bomb or missile in order to stabilize or guide it.
~ arrowa projectile with a straight thin shaft and an arrowhead on one end and stabilizing vanes on the other; intended to be shot from a bow.
~ fina stabilizer on a ship that resembles the fin of a fish.
~ missilea rocket carrying a warhead of conventional or nuclear explosives; may be ballistic or directed by remote control.
n. (artifact)3. blade, vaneflat surface that rotates and pushes against air or water.
~ fan bladeblade of a rotating fan.
~ eggbeater, helicopter, whirlybird, chopperan aircraft without wings that obtains its lift from the rotation of overhead blades.
~ impellerthe blade of a rotor (as in the compressor of a jet engine).
~ oaran implement used to propel or steer a boat.
~ paddlea blade of a paddle wheel or water wheel.
~ propeller, propellora mechanical device that rotates to push against air or water.
~ rotating mechanisma mechanism that rotates.
~ rudder bladethe vertical blade on a rudder.
~ turbinerotary engine in which the kinetic energy of a moving fluid is converted into mechanical energy by causing a bladed rotor to rotate.
~ aerogenerator, wind generator, windmillgenerator that extracts usable energy from winds.
n. (animal)4. vane, webthe flattened weblike part of a feather consisting of a series of barbs on either side of the shaft.
~ feather, plumage, plumethe light horny waterproof structure forming the external covering of birds.
~ barbone of the parallel filaments projecting from the main shaft of a feather.
~ bladea broad flat body part (as of the shoulder or tongue).
wind vane