## circle

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• Info A circle is a simple shape of Euclidean geometry that is the set of all points in a plane that are at a given distance from a given point, the centre. more...
• The circle has been known since before the beginning of recorded history.
• So, for example, any point of the circle is a local cut point.
• The title of the book usually appeared inside the circle, either above or below the letters.
• Often slaves were used against one another in a circle marked on the floor.
• The artists on stage usually stand on the circle as they perform.
• But here is something we seem to be able to think of: a square circle.
• He lost weight and had deep lines on his face and dark circles under his eyes.
• It may either be a true circle or a line.
• Using each of these points as a center, draw two circles of the same size.
• It is the world's highest full-circle, hands-free walk.
• A high scoring hand formed using only circles, known as a pure hand.
• One, that He has no desire to create a square-circle.
• Its publication made him suddenly widely known beyond his own circles.
• The diagram above shows the nine significant points of the nine-point circle.
• After each word was revealed, some letters of the word would be circled.
• Most days small aircraft from the nearby can be seen high above, circling the hill.
• Twice she dropped it and circled over it a moment before taking it again. Cited from A Book of Natural History, by Various
• These four possible triangles will all have the same nine-point circle.
• First we circled twenty times to the left, and then thirty times to the right.
• The city is divided into six zones each under a circle officer.

### Meaning of circle

• noun Ellipse in which the two axes are of equal length; a plane curve generated by one point moving at a constant distance from a fixed point
he calculated the circumference of the circle
• noun Something approximating the shape of a circle
the chairs were arranged in a circle
• noun A curved section or tier of seats in a hall or theater or opera house; usually the first tier above the orchestra
they had excellent seats in the dress circle
• noun Any circular or rotating mechanism
the machine punched out metal circles
• verb Travel around something
circle the globe
• verb Move in circles