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as in round
something with a perfectly round circumference a circle of columns surrounds the memorial to the fallen heroes

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as in loop
a circular strip a decorative circle of silver on the rim of the commemorative plate for their 25th wedding anniversary

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as in wheel
a series of events or actions that repeat themselves regularly and in the same order with the birth of a child coming so soon after the death of a grandparent, we were once again reminded of the circle of life

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as in to orbit
to travel completely around with a look of extreme frustration, the commander circled the new recruit

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“Circle.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/circle. Accessed 9 Feb. 2023.

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