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(ux) such that (nowrap) r2 is a circle of radius r around the point (nowrap).
Any shape, curve or arrangement of objects that approximates to or resembles the geometric figures.
''Children, please join hands and form a circle.''
- At half-past nine on this Saturday evening, the parlour of the Salutation Inn, High Holborn, contained most of its customary visitors.(..)In former days every tavern of repute kept such a room for its own select circle, a club, or society, of habitués, who met every evening, for a pipe and a cheerful glass.
- “I don't mean all of your friends—only a small proportion—which, however, connects your circle with that deadly, idle, brainless bunch—the insolent chatterers at the opera, the gorged dowagers,(nb..), the jewelled animals whose moral code is the code of the barnyard—!"
1922, (w), ''(w)''
- The Rabbit could not claim to be a model of anything, for he didn’t know that real rabbits existed; he thought they were all stuffed with sawdust like himself, and he understood that sawdust was quite out-of-date and should never be mentioned in modern circles.
The orbit of an astronomical body.
Compass; circuit; enclosure.
(RQ:Shakespeare As You Like It)
An instrument of observation, whose graduated limb consists of an entire circle. When fixed to a wall in an observatory, it is called a ''mural circle''; when mounted with a telescope on an axis and in Y's, in the plane of the meridian, a ''meridian'' or ''transit circle''; when involving the principle of reflection, like the sextant, a ''reflecting circle''; and when that of repeating an angle several times continuously along the graduated limb, a ''repeating circle''.
A series ending where it begins, and repeating itself.
- Thus in a circle runs the peasant's pain.
A form of argument in which two or more unproved statements are used to prove each other; inconclusive reasoning.
(RQ:Glanvill The Vanity of Dogmatizing)
- That heavy bodies descend by gravity; and, again, that gravity is a quality whereby a heavy body descends, is an impertinent circle and teaches nothing.
Indirect form of words; circumlocution.
(RQ:Jonson The Alchemis)
- Has he given the lie, / In circle, or oblique, or semicircle.
''The wolves circled the herd of deer.''
(RQ:Pope Essay on Man)
''A high fence circles the enclosure.''
1699, (w), ''Voyages and Descriptions''
- Their heads are circled with a short turban.
1798, (w), ''Ballads (1798)/The Dungeon|The Dungeon''
- So he lies, circled with evil.
''Circle the jobs that you are interested in applying for.''
To travel in circles.
''Vultures circled overhead.''