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Origin of rhumb
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Rhumb lines are drawn from numerous centers over the surface of the terrestrial globe.Terrestrial and Celestial Globes Vol I|Edward Luther Stevenson
A term when a look-out man announces a rhumb or bearing of any object in this quarter.The Sailor's Word-Book|William Henry Smyth
Rhumb Line, a circle on the earth's surface making a given angle with the meridian; applied to the course of a ship in navigation.The Nuttall Encyclopaedia|Edited by Rev. James Wood