Circle synonyms

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(Astron.) A thin, flat, reflective band of orbiting particles, probably ice crystals and dust, encircling a planet, as Saturn or Uranus, along its equatorial plane at altitudes below the Roche limit
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A round portion of cheese.
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Any of a series of hypothetical spherical shells, transparent, concentric, and postulated as revolving one within another, in which the stars, planets, sun, moon, etc. are supposedly set: a concept of ancient astronomy
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Something resembling such an object:
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A crown without arches or a covering.
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Any round, ball-shaped thing; sphere
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A symbolic disk or ring of light shown around or above the head of a saint, etc., as in pictures; nimbus
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Any currency (originally) issued by the crown (regal power) and often bearing a crown (headdress)
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(Astronomy) A faintly colored luminous ring or halo appearing to surround a celestial body when viewed through a haze or thin cloud, especially such a ring around the moon or sun, caused by scattering or diffraction of light from suspended particulate matter in the intervening medium.
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To go by way of a detour
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A circular space or arrangement
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(Geometry) The line that bounds a circle or other two-dimensional figure
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A closed path through which an electric current flows or may flow. &diamf3; Circuits in which a power source is connected to two or more components (such as light bulbs, or logic gates in a computer circuit), one after the other, are called series circuits. If the circuit is broken, none of the components receives a current. Circuits in which a power source is directly connected to two or more components are called parallel circuits. If a break occurs in the circuit, only the component along whose path the break occurs stops receiving a current.
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(Often “the Equator”) An imaginary great circle around the Earth, equidistant from the two poles, and dividing earth's surface into the northern and southern hemisphere.
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The plane defined by the earth's solar orbit, with the sun at its center, that extends throughout the solar system.
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A line of people or things placed around an area to enclose or protect it.
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A band of leather or metal for the neck of a dog, cat, etc.
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A very long period of time; an age
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Development in a particular way; progress:
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(Ecology) The gradual replacement of one type of ecological community by another in the same area, involving a series of orderly changes, especially in the dominant vegetation, and often resulting in the establishment of a climax community.
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With revolutions:
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To form a circle around:
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The definition of a domain is a group of workgroups within the same company or organization that governs the ability of all the computers to communicate with other groups of computers both within and outside of the organization.
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(TV) The area viewed by the camera
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To encircle; surround:
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(Weightlifting): The act of performing a single, controlled exercise motion; also called a rep. A group of repetitions is a set.
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A section of seats in a theater or concert hall, usually a tier partly encircling and above the orchestra: formal dress was formerly customary there
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(By extension) Any luminous or colored ring that encircles something.
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An organization or association of persons engaged in a common profession, activity, or interest:
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A round closed plane figure
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(Astronomy) Either of two great circles (meridians) that intersect at the poles and either the equinoxes or solstices.
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(Rare) A period of time marked off by the revolution of a heavenly body. --John Milton
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The ringlike remains of a broken partial veil, found around the stipes of certain mushrooms.
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Aries (March 21-April 19) - An Aries will go after what he or she wants, since these individuals possess a great deal of drive and ambition. They tend to blend in well with other people due to their sociable and humorous nature. Furthermore, they are creative and strong willed, although they tend to keep feelings for others under wraps. An Aries tends to be compatible with Gemini, Sagittarius, Aquarius, Capricorn, and Pisces.
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The definition of a vortex is a whirl of water or air, or the center of something that draws the outside in.
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(Geology) A specific position in a stratigraphic column, such as the location of one or more fossils, that serves to identify the stratum with a particular period.
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The outer limits of an area. See Synonyms at circumference.
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The area along a boundary; the margin.
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Apparent movement of the sun and stars around the earth
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Either half of such a circle between the poles
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The parallel of latitude is an imaginary line around the Earth that is parallel to the equator.
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A circle on the surface of a sphere whose plane passes through the center of the sphere. The Earth's equator is a great circle on the sphere of the globe.
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(Historical) A piece of defensive armour for the arm.
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A long, flexible band used to feed bullets into a machine gun
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A representation of this ring or circlet, as in woodwork.
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A part or thing added to make something reach further or last longer; extension, supplement, sequel, etc.
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In Ptolemaic cosmology, a small circle, the center of which moves on the circumference of a larger circle at whose center is the earth and the circumference of which describes the orbit of one of the planets around the earth.
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To move or go around completely; make a circuit of:
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(Obsolete) In a circuit; round about.
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To include or contain as part of something broader.
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To go around, especially, to circumnavigate.
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To surround on all sides; close in:
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To form into a sphere.
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To wind or reel e.g. a wire or rope into regular rings, often around a centerpiece.
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To get away from by artifice; to avoid by dexterity, subterfuge, address, or ingenuity; to elude; to escape from cleverly; as, to evade a blow, a pursuer, a punishment; to evade the force of an argument.
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To separate into parts; split up; sever
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(Analytic geometry) A continuous map from a one-dimensional space to a multidimensional space.
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(Geometry) Having a common center.
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(Chemistry) Of a compound having chains of atoms arranged in a ring
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Tending to rise and fall in line with the fluctuations of the business cycle
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Having cycloid scales.
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(Mathematics) Of or relating to the coordinate system, or to any of three coordinates in it, formed by two polar coordinates in a plane and a rectangular coordinate measured perpendicularly from the plane.
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Containing or characterized by ellipsis.
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Being flat and in the shape of a twice-symmetrical ellipse; oval.
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An exclusive group of people, who associate closely for a common purpose; a clique.
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To set in, or furnish with, a collet
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(Archaic) To accompany
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(Nautical) To approach another ship too closely when it has right of way
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(Mathematics) To give rise to a geometrical structure.
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(Mathematics) The ratio, constant for any particular conic section, of the distance of a point from the focus to its distance from the directrix.
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The district within which a bailie or bailiff has jurisdiction.
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A military subdivision of a country; as, the Department of the Potomac.
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An area, division, or branch of learning or activity
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So much of a play as passes without change of locality or time, or important change of character; hence, a subdivision of an act; a separate portion of a play, subordinate to the act, but differently determined in different plays; as, an act of four scenes.
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(Grammar) In a clause: the word or word group (usually a noun phrase) that is dealt with. In active clauses with verbs denoting an action, the subject and the actor are usually the same.
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(Geology) A single, distinctive rock formation; an area having a preponderance of a particular rock or group of rocks.
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(Sports) The area of a field defended by a specified team:
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A state of existence:
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(Preceded by "the") A breathalyzer, so named because it formerly had a plastic bag over the end to measure a set amount of breath.
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To encircle with or as if with a band.
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To beset is to harass or have trouble on an ongoing basis from multiple sources or from all sides.
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To enclose or bound with or as if with hedges.
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: To surround something or someone in a confining way.
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To roll round; to cause to revolve; to put into a circular motion.
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A system of geometry:
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To become open
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To stir the emotions:
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A string of items attached in one line, especially by twisting or braiding:
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(Nautical) An extra curve of material added to the leech edge of a sail to increase the sail area.
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(US) an intersection with a circular shape and, usually, a central island
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(Chiefly UK, New Zealand and Australia) A road junction at which traffic streams circularly around a central island
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The determination or choice so made:
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To cause to move about or be distributed:
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A little circle.
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In ancient Rome, an oval or oblong arena with tiers of seats around it, used as for games or chariot races
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A venue where sporting events are held.
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Selection, array.
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The full course, or one of the stages, of a disease
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An endless sequence of events
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An endless sequence of events
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A group of things of the same kind that belong together and are so used:
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(Chemistry) A functional entity consisting of certain atoms whose presence provides a certain property to a molecule, such as the methyl group.
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To be present on all or nearly all sides of; encircle
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Loop is defined as to form in a way that two sides fold on each other with an opening in the middle.
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To make a tour of:
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To travel completely around somewhere or something, especially by sail.
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To circle or revolve around another object.
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To fasten or secure (clothing, for example) with a belt or band.
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(Intransitive) to spin, turn, or revolve.
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To trace a line around; encircle; encompass
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To gird; encompass.
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To move in or form a spiral
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(UK) To turn a boat or ship around, so that the wind strikes it on the opposite side.
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To turn over in one's mind; to revolve.
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To lie along, move along, or be an edge or a border.
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To walk around
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(Geometry) To divide an angle, line segment, or other figure into two equal parts.
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The definition of a ball is a round object in the shape of a sphere or any sport that uses such an object in its play.
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Progress is moving forwards towards an end goal, or is making things better or more advanced.
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A set of things next to each other in a set order; a series
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A set of stamps, coins, or currency issued in a particular period.
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A small, exclusive group of individuals; cabal
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The definition of a gathering is a meeting.
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(Intransitive) Of a body, person, etc, to move around an axis through itself.
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Shaped like or forming a ring.
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Moving in a circle or spiral
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Coin-shaped; flattened, with a rounded form, as disk.
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(Botany) Circular and flat. Used especially of leaves.
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The definition of peripheral is something that is just outside of the main focus.
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Round in body shape; portly or plump; podgy.
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Of the celestial spheres
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A three-dimensional geometric surface generated by rotating an ellipse on or about one of its axes.
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A circuit or circumference
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The formation of a ring
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(Uncountable) The state of being circular.
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An instance of this
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The subject material taught to or studied by such a group:
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Size; bulk:
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A circular or spiral motion; whirl; revolution
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A prehistoric enclosure in the form of a circle or circular arc defined by a raised circular bank and a circular ditch usually running inside the bank, with one or more entrances leading into the enclosed open space.
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A circular band or ring for holding together the staves of a barrel, cask, etc.
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A coterie
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A record of such a voyage.
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The quality of being rotund.
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The quality or state of being spheroidal.
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Third-person singular simple present indicative form of associate
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To move quickly and smoothly, especially by rolling:
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To move in a spiral or spirallike course.
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To join (pieces, as of wood) by means of a scarf or lap joint.
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To pivot is to turn or spin around a center point.
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The shorter and thicker of the two bones of the forearm or the lower portion of the foreleg.
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To be centered:
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To move with a twisting or whirling motion; eddy.
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To rotate or revolve briskly; swing in a circle; spin:
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Alternative spelling of Arctic Circle.
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(Geography) The line which marks approximately the northernmost place in the Southern Hemisphere where the sun does not set on the summer solstice and does not rise on the winter solstice.
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(Logic) A fallacy in reasoning in which the premise is used to prove the conclusion, and the conclusion used to prove the premise.
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A band is defined as a group of people working together, particularly in the field of music or a band is something that ties together or restricts movement.
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A group of a number of similar things, either growing together, or in a cluster or clump, usually fastened together.
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The definition of a gang is a group of people who spend a lot of time together, often for negative purposes such as stealing or attacking others.
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(Soccer) Penalty box; penalty area.
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A building containing such an area
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