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 for Manoeuvring
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Maneuver \Ma*neu"ver\, Manoeuvre \Ma*noeu"vre\, v. i. [imp. & p.
     p. Maneuveredor Manoeuvred; p. pr. & vb. n.
     Maneuvering, or Manoeuvring.] [Cf. F. manoeuvrer. See
     Maneuver, n.]
     1. To perform a movement or movements in military or naval
        tactics; to make changes in position with the intention of
        getting an advantage in attack or defense.
        [1913 Webster]
     2. Hence: To make changes in one's approach to solving a
        problem, so as to achieve maximum advantage in a changing
        situation; -- used especially in competitive situations,
        as in politics, diplomacy, or sports.
     3. To manage with address or art; to scheme.
        [1913 Webster] Maneuver

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