Origin of circumferential
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Annular dilatation is usually due to circumferential distension just above a stricture.
Its surface of contact has two circumferential grooves, which produce a sort of water packing acting by adhesion.
The air enters by the circumferential holes, circulates freely through the tub, and escapes by the glass tubes.Cooley's Practical Receipts, Volume II
All the aspects of his circumferential existence, island-like in the dividing indigo of a magic sea, pleased him equally.Cytherea
A gesture of circumferential despair indicated the hopeless variety of design.Max Carrados