Synonyms for circulation

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Now we have no longer barriers to the circulation of the blood of States.

It is my belief that our present circulation will be increased forty per cent.

He rubbed his arms and legs to restore the circulation, and started to leave the building.

They have a tremendous circulation, it is true, but it is not the kind of circulation we have.

By-and-by we got out and kicked trees to start the circulation.

Heaven knows to what amount such paper as that may be in circulation.

The most contradictory rumors are in circulation about Stanton.

The circulation of the journal was then said to amount to 24,000.

The gold and silver money, which had been hoarded, returned to circulation.

The 'fountain of fire' or heat is also in a figure the circulation of the blood.

WORD ORIGIN

mid-15c., from Middle French circulation or directly from Latin circulationem (nominative circulatio), noun of action from past participle stem of circulare "to form a circle," from circulus "small ring" (see circle (n.)). Used of blood first by William Harvey, 1620s.

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