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Synonyms for circuit

Synonyms for circuit

a line around a closed figure or area

a closed plane curve everywhere equidistant from a fixed point or something shaped like this

a course, process, or journey that ends where it began or repeats itself

circular movement around a point or about an axis

an area regularly covered, as by a policeman or reporter

a group of athletic teams that play each other

Synonyms for circuit

a journey or route all the way around a particular place or area

an established itinerary of venues or events that a particular group of people travel to

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the boundary line encompassing an area or object

(law) a judicial division of a state or the United States (so-called because originally judges traveled and held court in different locations)

movement once around a course

make a circuit

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Contrary to the Sixth and Ninth Circuits, the Eighth Circuit has refused to apply the Skidmore deference standard to revenue rulings; see O'Shaughnessy, 332 F3d 1125 (8th Cir.
Simply blow out the waterlines and then plumb an air fitting and pressure gauge with the snap-on water fitting and pressurize the circuit with standard line pressure (usually about 90 psi).
Although Gold Circuit has invested heavily in an electronics shredding plant it operates in near by Casa Grande, Ariz.
The Ninth Circuit said the question was purely one of statutory interpretation.
Steve Robinson, President of Data Circuit Systems, stated "We have the highest respect and regard for Merix Corporation as an industry leader in advanced technology and engineering expertise.
Simpson and others argue that, 21 times over the past 23 years, the 9th Circuit was rated one of the slowest circuits in disposing of appeals.
To get around this difficulty, genetic-circuit engineers have turned to mathematical modeling to predict how a circuit will behave before they build it.
A congressman from one of the 9th Circuit states, Idaho, proposed breaking up the appeals court.
As events have unfolded, equity prices have risen substantially over the past decade, but relatively minor changes have been made to the system of circuit breakers.
The dust-free circuit builders at Intel are working to bring an even faster chip to the market within a few years, says Howard High, an Intel spokesperson.
CheckSum is a leading supplier of low-cost circuit board test and ISP device programming solutions--including systems, fixtures, and programs--to the electronics manufacturing industry.
In the Ninth Circuit, incumbent Democrat Lawson Lamar faces Republican Mercedes Leon.
In reversing, the Sixth Circuit emphasized that individual investors are neither required to consult investment advisers, nor do they incur penalties or potential liability if they act negligently for themselves.
John Zolper, DARPA program manager and deputy director, Microelectronics Technology Office, said, "The demonstration of a 152 Gigahertz static divider is a key milestone in developing circuit technology for establishing a new class of high-performance mixed signal circuits for the Department of Defense.
Opening or closing the transistor drawbridge controls the flow of electrons through a circuit.