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This is the British English pronunciation of sextant.
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… a language for human communication which has been invented and has not developed naturally
a small boat used for racing
spectacles; boiled sweets, candy; soft aniseed-flavoured jelly sweets coated with blue and pink sugar sprinkles
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Pronunciation of sextant from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.