Origin of circular
Synonyms for circular
Examples from the Web for circularity
Contemporary Examples of circularity
Fans will argue that Mad Men's circularity is one of its greatest strengths.Mad Men’s Dramatic Déjà Vu: ‘Time Zones’ Feels Redundant
April 14, 2014
Historical Examples of circularity
But the circularity was evidently the effect of foreshortening.The Book of the Damned
It is this circularity that makes it essential to assume some innate faculty of "taste."The Man of Taste
Beauty is Nature in perfection; circularity is its chief attribute.The Voice of the City
A hut is constructed with loose stones, ranged for the most part with some tendency to circularity.A Journey to the Western Isles of Scotland
The circularity of section is at first stable, but as the shrinkage proceeds the stability diminishes and at length vanishes.Darwin and Modern Science
A.C. Seward and Others
late 14c., from Anglo-French circuler, Old French circuler "circular" (14c., Modern French circulaire), from Latin circularis, from circulus (see circle (n.)). The metaphoric circular firing squad is attested by 1990.
1550s, "circular figure," from circular (adj.). Meaning "a notice circulated" is from 1818.