circularize

verb cir·cu·lar·ize \ ˈsər-kyə-lə-ˌrīz \

Definition of circularize

circularized; circularizing
transitive verb
1 a : to send circulars to
b : to poll by questionnaire
2 : publicize
3 : to make circular

circularization

play \ˌsər-kyə-lər-ə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

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First Known Use of circularize

1848


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