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

  Steer \Steer\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Steered (st[=e]rd); p. pr.
     & vb. n. Steering.] [OE. steeren, steren, AS. sti['e]ran,
     st[=y]ran, ste['o]ran; akin to OFries. stiora, stiura, D.
     sturen, OD. stieren, G. steuern, OHG. stiuren to direct,
     support, G. steuer contribution, tax, Icel. st[=y]ra to
     steer, govern, Sw. styra, Dan. styre, Goth. stiurjan to
     establish, AS. ste['o]r a rudder, a helm, and probably to
     Icel. staurr a pale, stake, Gr. stayro`s, and perhaps
     ultimately to E. stand. [root]168. Cf. Starboard, Stern,
     To direct the course of; to guide; to govern; -- applied
     especially to a vessel in the water.
     [1913 Webster]
           That with a staff his feeble steps did steer.
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