circulation
[səːkjʊˈleɪʃ(ə)n]
NOUN
  1. movement to and fro or around something, especially that of fluid in a closed system.
    "an extra pump for good water circulation"
    synonyms:
    • the continuous motion by which the blood travels through all parts of the body under the action of the heart.
      "three 20-minute sessions a week which make you breathe a bit harder can improve circulation"
    • the movement of sap through a plant.
  2. the public availability or knowledge of something.
    "his music has achieved wide circulation"
    synonyms:
    • the movement, exchange, or availability of money in a country.
      "the new-look coins go into circulation today"
    • the number of copies sold of a newspaper or magazine.
      "the magazine had a large circulation"
      synonyms:
      distribution · readership · sales figures
Origin
late Middle English (denoting continuous distillation of a liquid): from Latin circulatio(n-), from the verb circulare ( see circulate).
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How to use circulation in a sentence?
three 20-minute sessions a week which make you breathe a bit harder can improve circulation.
poses such as the plough promote circulation and the drainage of blood from the legs.
the fluid is drained by the lymphatics and returned to the circulation.
Anne had made a good recovery and was back in circulation.
there is a huge volume of video material in circulation.
the new-look coins go into circulation today.
an extra pump for good water circulation.
his music has achieved wide circulation.
the magazine had a large circulation.
the volume of coinage in circulation.
How to say circulation in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans (NOUN)sirkulasie, bloedsomloop, omloop
Arabic (NOUN)الدورة الدموية, تداول, التداول, تعميم, دوران, المتداولة, تدوير
Bangla সঞ্চালন
Bosnian (Latin) cirkulacija
Bulgarian (NOUN)обращение, циркулация, кръвообращението, обръщение, движение, тиража, разпространението
Cantonese (Traditional) 循環
Catalan (NOUN)circulació, tirada, difusió
Chinese Simplified 循环
Chinese Traditional 迴圈
Croatian (NOUN)cirkulaciju, optjecaju, opticaju, kolanje, naklada, prokrvljenost, kruženje, optočnim, promet, protok
Czech (NOUN)oběhu, cirkulace, oběh, do volného oběhu, krevní oběh, oběhem, oběžník, oběhové, pohyb
Danish (NOUN)cirkulation, omløb, omsætning, blodomløb, omsaetning, kredsløb, videresendelsen, bevægelighed, udbredelse
Dutch (NOUN)omloop, circulatie, verkeer, bloedsomloop, oplage, verspreiding, doorbloeding
Estonian (NOUN)ringlusse, vereringet, veresoonkonna, liikumist
Fijian wavoki voli
Filipino sirkulasyon
Finnish (NOUN)liikkeeseen, verenkiertoa, levikki, kierto
French (NOUN)diffusion, tirage
German (NOUN)Zirkulation, Umlauf, Durchblutung, Kreislauf, Umwälzung, Verkehr, Auflage, Verbreitung, Weitergabe
Greek (NOUN)κυκλοφορία
Haitian Creole sikilasyon
Hebrew (NOUN)זרימת הדם, ההשאלה, במחזור, מחזור
Hindi (NOUN)परिसंचरण, संचलन, प्रचलन, वितरण
Hmong Daw kev
Hungarian (NOUN)forgalomban, vérkeringést, keringés, körözvény, áramlását, mozgását
Icelandic (NOUN)blóðrás, dreifingu, hringrás, umferð
Indonesian (NOUN)sirkulasi, peredaran, beredar, diedarkan
Italian (NOUN)circolazione, ricircolo, tiratura, diffusione
Japanese (NOUN)循環, 循環器, 発行部数, 流通, 血行, サーキュレーショ
Kiswahili (NOUN)mzunguko
Korean (NOUN)순환, 혈액 순환, 유통
Latvian (NOUN)apgrozībā, cirkulācijas, apriti, asinsriņķošana
Lithuanian (NOUN)apyvartą, cirkuliacija, apytaką, kraujotaką, tiražas, judėjimą, platinimą
Malagasy nivezivezy tany
Malay (Latin) (NOUN)peredaran, sirkulasi, edaran, pengedaran
Maltese (NOUN)ċirkolazzjoni, moviment
Norwegian Bokmål sirkulasjon
Persian (NOUN)گردش, تیراژ
Polish (NOUN)krążenie, obiegu, swobodnego obrotu, cyrkulacji, obrotu, nakład, obrocie
Portuguese (NOUN)circulação, tiragem
Querétaro Otomi circulación ar
Romanian (NOUN)circulaţie, tiraj
Russian (NOUN)циркуляции, тираж, кровообращение, обращения, оборот, распространения, хождение, круговорот, регулярный
Samoan faagasologa
Serbian (Cyrillic) циркулација
Serbian (Latin) cirkulacija
Slovak (NOUN)obehu, obeh, do voľného obehu, cirkuláciu, obehové
Slovenian (NOUN)obtok, promet, kroženje, cirkulacijo, krvni obtok, prekrvavitev, pretok, razširjanja
Spanish (NOUN)circulación, tirada
Swedish (NOUN)cirkulation, omsättning, omlopp, spridningen, blodcirkulationen, rörlighet, avyttring, upplaga
Tahitian faaohiparaa
Tamil பிரதிகள்
Telugu ప్రసరణ
Thai (NOUN)หมุนเวียน
Tongan hono tufaki
Turkish (NOUN)dolaşım, sirkülasyon, Tiraj, tedavül, ödünç verme
Ukrainian (NOUN)циркуляції, кровообіг, обігу, тираж, обіг, звернення, оборот, розпорядження
Urdu (NOUN)گردش
Vietnamese lưu thông
Welsh (NOUN)cylchrediad, gylchredeg
Yucatec Maya circulación u
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