\sˈɜːkə͡l], \sˈɜːkəl], \s_ˈɜː_k_əl]\
Definitions of CIRCLE
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- 1920 - A practical medical dictionary.
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- 1914 - Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language
- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
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By Princeton University
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By Oddity Software
By Noah Webster.
A round body; a plane surface bounded by a single curved line called its circumference, every part of which is equally distant from a point within it, called the center; the closed plane curve bounding such a surface; a number of persons or things united by a common bond; something round, as a group of seats in a theater.
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
An association; set; coterie; class.
By James Champlin Fernald
A plane figure comprehended by a line, every part of which is equally distant from a point within it, called the centre; a circular line, or anything in that form; a round body; a ring; compass; circuit; a series ending where it begins, and perpetually repeated; a number of persons, or things, or ideas considered as connected or drawn together by some central tie or bond; a complete system; a territorial division; an inconclusive form of argument, in which a proposition is disguisedly employed to prove itself.
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
A figure contained by a single curved line called its circumference, every part of which is equally distant from a point within it called the centre; a ring; any round body; the compass or circuit of anything or place; a sphere or station in society; a number of persons, as a circle of friends; a series ending where it begins.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
By Robley Dunglison
By Smith Ely Jelliffe
n. A plane figure, bounded by a single curve line called its circumference, every part of which is equally distant from a point within it called the centre; â€”the line that bounds such a figure; a circumference; â€”a round body; a sphere; an orb; a ring; â€”compass; circuit; â€”the company gathering round, or associated with a person or place; â€”a never ending series; â€”a form of reasoning, in which one proposition proves a position, and is itself proved by the same/
A curve line continued till it ends where it begun, having all parts equally distant from a common center; the space included in a circular line; a round body, an orb; compass, inclosure; an assembly surrounding the principal person; a company; any series ending as it begins; an inconclusive form of argument, in which the foregoing proposition is proved by the following, and the following inferred from the foregoing; circumlocution.
By Thomas Sheridan
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G. K. Chesterton
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