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circularize

[ sur-kyuh-luh-rahyz ]
/ 藞s蓽r ky蓹 l蓹藢ra瑟z /
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verb (used with object), cir路cu路lar路ized, cir路cu路lar路iz路ing.
to circulate (a letter, memorandum, etc.).
to send circulars to.
to publicize, especially by mailing or handing out circulars.
to make circular.
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Also especially British, cir路cu路lar路ise .

Origin of circularize

First recorded in 1790鈥1800; circular + -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM circularize

cir路cu路lar路i路za路tion, nouncir路cu路lar路iz路er, nounun路cir路cu路lar路ized, adjective
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How to use circularize in a sentence

  • Which reminds me, Mr. Clacton, don't you think we should circularize the provinces with Partridge's last speech?

    Night and Day|Virginia Woolf

British Dictionary definitions for circularize

circularize

circularise

/ (藞s蓽藧kj蕣l蓹藢ra瑟z) /

verb (tr)
to distribute circulars to
to canvass or petition (people), as for support, votes, etc, by distributing letters, etc
to make circular

Derived forms of circularize

circularization or circularisation, nouncircularizer or circulariser, noun
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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