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Overview of noun circuit

The noun circuit has 7 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (4) circuit, electrical circuit, electric circuit

(an electrical device that provides a path for electrical current to flow)

2. (3) tour, circuit

(a journey or route all the way around a particular place or area; "they took an extended tour of Europe"; "we took a quick circuit of the park"; "a ten-day coach circuit of the island")

3. circuit

(an established itinerary of venues or events that a particular group of people travel to; "she's a familiar name on the club circuit"; "on the lecture circuit"; "the judge makes a circuit of the courts in his district"; "the international tennis circuit")

4. circumference, circuit

(the boundary line encompassing an area or object; "he had walked the full circumference of his land"; "a danger to all races over the whole circumference of the globe")

5. circuit

((law) a judicial division of a state or the United States (so-called because originally judges traveled and held court in different locations); one of the twelve groups of states in the United States that is covered by a particular circuit court of appeals)

6. racing circuit, circuit

(a racetrack for automobile races)

7. lap, circle, circuit

(movement once around a course; "he drove an extra lap just for insurance")


Overview of verb circuit

The verb circuit has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. circuit

(make a circuit; "They were circuiting about the state")

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