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Definition of Circular or Globular
Circular or GlobularCircular Cir"cu*lar, a. [L. circularis, fr. circulus circle:
cf. F. circulaire. See Circle.]
1. In the form of, or bounded by, a circle; round.
2. repeating itself; ending in itself; reverting to the point
of beginning; hence, illogical; inconclusive; as, circular
3. Adhering to a fixed circle of legends; cyclic; hence,
mean; inferior. See Cyclic poets, under Cyclic.
Had Virgil been a circular poet, and closely adhered
to history, how could the Romans have had Dido?
4. Addressed to a circle, or to a number of persons having a
common interest; circulated, or intended for circulation;
as, a circular letter.
A proclamation of Henry III., . . . doubtless
circular throughout England. --Hallam.
5. Perfect; complete. [Obs.]
A man so absolute and circular In all those
wished-for rarities that may take A virgin captive.
Circular are, any portion of the circumference of a circle.
Circular cubics (Math.), curves of the third order which
are imagined to pass through the two circular points at
Circular functions. (Math.) See under Function.
Circular instruments, mathematical instruments employed for
measuring angles, in which the graduation extends round
the whole circumference of a circle, or 360[deg].
Circular lines, straight lines pertaining to the circle, as
sines, tangents, secants, etc.
Circular note or letter.
(a) (Com.) See under Credit.
(b) (Diplomacy) A letter addressed in identical terms to a
number of persons.
Circular numbers (Arith.), those whose powers terminate in
the same digits as the roots themselves; as 5 and 6, whose
squares are 25 and 36. --Bailey. --Barlow.
Circular points at infinity (Geom.), two imaginary points
at infinite distance through which every circle in the
plane is, in the theory of curves, imagined to pass.
Circular polarization. (Min.) See under Polarization.
Circular or Globular sailing (Naut.), the method of
sailing by the arc of a great circle.
Circular saw. See under Saw.
Meaning of Circular or Globular from wikipedia
24% of the speed
of light, or
over 70,000 km per second. The pulsar
in a globular cluster
of stars called Terzan
- The Nicolosi globular projection
is a map projection invented about
the year 1,000 by the Iranian polymath
al-Biruni. As a circular representation
- 2013. Retrieved February
11, 2020.CS1 maint: unfit
url (link) "Nicolosi Globular
J. van Wijk. "Unfolding the Earth: Myriahedral
- the huge nocturnal
flowers. It is the best known
and most commonly grown globular
cactus. In favorable conditions
a long time, it may exceptionally...
- it as a circular nebula without
a star. In the New General
Catalogue, compiled during
the 1880s, it was described
as a "remarkable globular
- with cusps covered
with globular enamel
growths. These teeth
but can be cosmetically fixed
with crowns, bridges, or
implants. Just above
- the ground, rooting
at intervals. Globular cacti Cacti whose stems
are even smaller
may be described
globose). They consist
- the diameter
of the full Moon. There
are several globular clusters
in Hydra. M68 (NGC 4590) is a globular cluster visible
regions. It is estimated
M81 has 210 ± 30 globular
clusters. Only one supernova
has been detected
81. The supernova...
as a globular cluster
by James Dunlop
in 1827. To the unaided
eye, Omega Centauri appears fuzzy
and is obviously
; it is...
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