circulatory

adjective cir·cu·la·to·ry \ ˈsər-kyə-lə-ˌtȯr-ē \

Definition of circulatory

: of or relating to circulation or the circulatory system
  • circulatory failure

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First Known Use of circulatory

1605


CIRCULATORY Defined for English Language Learners

circulatory

adjective

Definition of circulatory for English Language Learners

  • medical : of or relating to the circulation of blood through the body


CIRCULATORY Defined for Kids

circulatory

adjective cir·cu·la·to·ry \ ˈsər-kyə-lə-ˌtȯr-ē \

Definition of circulatory for Students

: of or relating to circulation and especially the circulation of blood in the body

Medical Dictionary

circulatory

adjective cir·cu·la·to·ry \ ˈsər-kyə-lə-ˌtōr-ē, -ˌtȯr- \

medical Definition of circulatory

: of or relating to circulation or the circulatory system
  • circulatory failure


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