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circulate

(sûr′kyə-lāt′)
v. circu·lated, circu·lating, circu·lates
v.intr.
1. To move in or flow through a circle or circuit: blood circulating through the body.
2. To move around, as from person to person or place to place: a guest circulating at a party.
3. To move about or flow freely, as air.
4. To spread widely among persons or places; disseminate: Gossip tends to circulate quickly.
v.tr.
To cause to move about or be distributed: Please circulate these fliers.

cir′cu·la′tive (-lā′tĭv) adj.
cir′cu·la′tor n.
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But April Manatt, a consultant for the California Senate's Local Government Committee said that Valley VOTE would probably have six months to circulate petitions.
Makes any statement or circulates or assists in circulating any false rumor for the purpose of injuring the financial standing of any bank; or
Peyser emphasizes that this system circulates only clean water.
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It circulates a non-toxic fluid that reportedly removes rust, scale, and lime from equipment and molds.
The results suggest that in the early stages of an influenza A pandemic, mutations that occur during replication de not become fixed so that a uniform "consensus" strain circulates for some time.
The results suggest that in the early stages of a pandemic, mutations that occur during replication do not become fixed so that a uniform consensus strain circulates for some time.
When light of just the right wavelength travels down a narrow waveguide (in effect, a wire for photons) close to the resonator, it leaks into the resonator, where it circulates.
ZADAXIN is a pure synthetic preparation of thymosin alpha 1, a substance which circulates in the blood naturally and is instrumental in the body's immune response to fight viral infections and certain cancers.
Blood with the enriched hemoglobin then circulates through the body.
and the University of California, San Diego, has found a way to channel the emitted laser light into a beam without greatly degrading the quality of the disk in which the light initially circulates.
This maze of lasers, switches, and optical fibers occupies a space about the size of a desk, stores programs, processes data, and calculates using light instead of electricity Information inside the computer circulates continually in the form of light pulses - except during the brief periods when light pulses are converted into electrical pulses to activate optical switches.