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1. circulation

noun. ['ˈsɝːkjəˌleɪʃən'] the dissemination of copies of periodicals (as newspapers or magazines).

Synonyms

  • dissemination
  • airing
  • spreading

Antonyms

  • cross
  • stand still
  • concentrated
  • unextended

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Rhymes with Circulation

  • abbreviation
  • abdication
  • abduction
  • abduction
  • aberration
  • abolition
  • abomination
  • abortion
  • abrogation
  • absolution
  • absorption
  • absorption
  • abstraction
  • acceleration
  • accession
  • acclamation
  • acclimation
  • accommodation
  • accreditation
  • accretion

Sentences with circulation


1. Noun, singular or mass
Laying on the left side improves circulation for pregnant women.

Quotes about circulation


1. A book lying idle on a shelf is wasted ammunition. Like money, books must be kept in constant circulation... A book is not only a friend, it makes friends for you. When you have possessed a book with mind and spirit, you are enriched. But when you pass it on you are enriched threefold.
- Henry Miller, The Books in My Life

2. Calling sex by its name thereafter [the 17th c.] became more difficult and more costly. As if in order to gain mastery of it in reality, it had first been necessary to subjugate it at the level of language, control its free circulation in speech, expunge it from the things that were said, and extinguish the words that rendered it too visibly present.
- Michel Foucault

3. Tourism, human circulation considered as consumption is fundamentally nothing more than the leisure of going to see what has become banal.
- Guy Debord

2. circulation

noun. ['ˈsɝːkjəˌleɪʃən'] movement through a circuit; especially the movement of blood through the heart and blood vessels.

Synonyms

  • organic phenomenon
  • systemic circulation
  • pulmonary circulation
  • blood pressure

Antonyms

  • gravitation
  • rise
  • descend
  • linger

3. circulation

noun. ['ˈsɝːkjəˌleɪʃən'] the spread or transmission of something (as news or money) to a wider group or area.

Synonyms

  • spreading
  • recirculation

Antonyms

  • centralization
  • gather
  • stay in place

4. circulation

noun. ['ˈsɝːkjəˌleɪʃən'] free movement or passage (as of cytoplasm within a cell or sap through a plant).

Synonyms

  • travel

Antonyms

  • unprepared
  • fall

5. circulation

noun. ['ˈsɝːkjəˌleɪʃən'] number of copies of a newspaper or magazine that are sold.

Antonyms

  • ride

6. circulation

noun. ['ˈsɝːkjəˌleɪʃən'] (library science) the count of books that are loaned by a library over a specified period.

Antonyms

  • ascend
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