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circuit

noun

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1 as in compass, ambit

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2 as in loop, circle

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circuit

verb

Synonyms of circuit (Entry 2 of 2)

to travel completely around
  • after circuiting the exterior of the church, the procession headed inside

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The first known use of circuit was in the 14th century

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“Circuit.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/circuit. Accessed 26 Oct. 2020.

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