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  1. running-down the port

    A method practised in the ruder state of navigation, when the longitude was very doubtful, by sailing into its parallel of latitude, and then working for it on its parallel.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of running-down the port in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of running-down the port in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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