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See definition of circumferential on Dictionary.com
  • as inencompassing
  • as insurrounding

synonyms for circumferential

  • enveloping
  • encircling
  • surrounding
  • ambient
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How to use circumferential in a sentence

The circumferential speed of a blade at the midspan point is 315 feet per second.
THE SCIENCE BEHIND HOW AN AIRCRAFT GLIDESBY PETER GARRISON/FLYING MAGSEPTEMBER 3, 2020POPULAR-SCIENCE
The circumferential speed of the drill should not much exceed 10 feet per minute.
ON LABORATORY ARTSRICHARD THRELFALL
All the aspects of his circumferential existence, island-like in the dividing indigo of a magic sea, pleased him equally.
CYTHEREAJOSEPH HERGESHEIMER
The circumferential slip (b) lies over (as viewed from within) both the basal and wall membrane.
A MONOGRAPH ON THE SUB-CLASS CIRRIPEDIA (VOLUME 2 OF 2)CHARLES DARWIN
The circumferential pitch is of course got by dividing the diametral pitch by π.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 6, SLICE 5VARIOUS
This latter is a circumferential panel about midway between the top and bottom of the bell.
THE OLD FRANCISCAN MISSIONS OF CALIFORNIAGEORGE WHARTON JAMES
He stood up, went a pace or so towards the circumferential wall, turned, and went back a little way.
THE STRAND MAGAZINE, VOLUME XXVII, ISSUE 160, APRIL, 1904VARIOUS
Far away in the circumferential wall a little doorway looked like Heaven, and he set off in a wild rush for it.
THE STRAND MAGAZINE, VOLUME XXVII, ISSUE 160, APRIL, 1904VARIOUS
The Genii themselves, although of the celestial, belong to its circumferential and lowest sphere.
THE STORY OF ANNA KINGSFORD AND EDWARD MAITLAND AND OF THE NEW GOSPEL OF INTERPRETATIONEDWARD MAITLAND
The forms for this sub-base consist of vertical lagging and circumferential ribs.
TRANSACTIONS OF THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF CIVIL ENGINEERS, VOL. LXX, DEC. 1910A. KEMPKEY
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO CIRCUMFERENTIAL

  • ambient
  • circumferential
  • encircling
  • enveloping
  • surrounding
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