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  Words related to circuit

Related / Similar Words: lap, circle, tour, electrical circuit, electric circuit, racing circuit

 

Definition:
  • movement once around a course; "he drove an extra lap just for insurance";
  • 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";
  • an electrical device that provides a path for electrical current to flow;
  • a racetrack for automobile races;
  • (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 appeal;
  • 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";
  • make a circuit; "They were circuiting about the state";

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    Hyponyms: pace lap, victory lap, lap of honour, walkabout, grand tour, itineration, package tour, package holiday, pub crawl, whistle-stop tour, bridge, bridge circuit, bridged-T, closed circuit, loop, computer circuit, delay line, feedback circuit, feedback loop, flip-flop, limiter, clipper, link, data link, open circuit, pulse timing circuit, resonator, resonant circuit, series circuit, squelch circuit, squelch, squelcher, tank circuit, T-network, wiring

     

    Part Meronyms: electronic equipment

     

    Derivational Morphology: circle, circulate, tour

     

     
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