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circular

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

not straightforward or direct
  • a rather circular discussion of the problem that never addresses it directly

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circular

noun

Synonyms of circular (Entry 2 of 2)

a short printed publication with no cover or with a paper cover
  • promptly tosses out those advertising circulars that come in the newspaper

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The first known use of circular was in the 15th century

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circuity

circular

circularities

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“Circular.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/circular. Accessed 21 Oct. 2021.

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