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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. Globularia AlypumGutwort Gut"wort`, n. (Bot.)
A plant, Globularia Alypum, a violent purgative, found in
Globularity Glob`u*lar"i*ty, n.
The state of being globular; globosity; sphericity.
Globularly Glob"u*lar*ly, adv.
Globularness Glob"u*lar*ness, n.
Interglobular In`ter*glob"u*lar, a. (Anat.)
Between globules; -- applied esp. to certain small spaces,
surrounded by minute globules, in dentine.
Subglobular Sub*glob"u*lar, a.
Meaning of Globular from wikipedia
- A globular cluster
is a spherical collection
core. Globular clusters
are very tightly bound
by gravity, which gives
- Globular proteins
and are one of the common protein types
(the others being
the ground, rooting
at intervals. Globular cacti Cacti whose stems
are even smaller
may be described
(or globose). They consist
- 6205 and sometimes called
the Great Globular Cluster
or the Hercules Globular
Cluster, is a globular cluster
of several hundred thousand
- The globulins
are a family
of globular proteins
that have higher molecular weights
and are insoluble
in pure water
- The Globular Amphora culture
(GAC, German: Kugelamp****n-Kultur (KAK); Russian: Культура шаровидных амфор, romanized: Kultura sharovidnykh
amfor), c. 3400–2800...
- known globular cluster
in the Milky
One (or G1) has several stellar
po****tions and a structure
too m****ive for an ordinary globular
. As a...
- large groups
of stars. Two types
of star clusters
can be distinguished: globular clusters
are tight groups
of old stars which
- This is a list of globular
clusters. The apparent magnitude
does not include
are globular clusters within
the halo of...
- old stars
clusters, of which
90% lie within
100,000 light-years (30 kpc) of the Galactic
Center. However, a few globular clusters