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not taking a direct or straight line or course

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marked by obliqueness or indirection in speech or conduct

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deviating from a straight course

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Increases in circuity are found to be positively correlated with fares in short- and long-haul markets, but the coefficient is greater in the long-haul markets.
On the first point, simply note that there is no more idle text than this, with its refusal to offer complete sentences, its principled flaneur's resistance to linear or extended thought, its marvellous Borgesian textual circuity, where terms seem forever bending back upon other terms, resisting mastery and completion.
But establish the opposite conclusion, that negotiable paper cannot be applied in payment of, or as security for, pre-existing debts, without letting in all the equities between the original and antecedent parties, and the value and circulation of such securities must be essentially diminished, and the debtor driven to the embarrassment of making a sale thereof, often at a ruinous discount, to some third person, and then, by circuity, to apply the proceeds to the payment of his debts.
What was up came down, the left became right, and Ulaqayi, squatting there in the cooking shelter in the company of his mother, for once emitted a glimmer of his alternative--male--shine as he declared himself to be the only penis-like fons et origio within the circuity of his fraternally mediated self-substance.
151) The insurer argued that, to avoid circuity of action, the court should summarily affix liability on the driver's insurer.
First, Wolf Whistle's characters and Nordan's meta-narrative use forms of rhetorical evasion and circuity, which I argue are peculiarly pervasive in Southern culture.
the Federal Circuit a split within the Circuity Numerous district courts
A tube is also bad if rockets can't be loaded into it or if it fails voltage or fuse circuity continuity checks.
In Borders, too, the narrative energy of the film is focused on the circuity and hopelessness of the human movement.
Brownlee summarizes this argument with a quote by William Carroll, who writes that "transnational finance capital has radiated from Canada in a way that has not disorganized the national network, but has embedded it more extensively in a circuity of global accumulation.
This minimum applies to the number of flights per day in each direction (the range is between two and six), a maximum of one connection, a maximum ground time of 90 minutes domestic, 180 minutes international and limits on circuity (how far out of the way the carrier can take the traveler to make connections).
Home Depot, Circuity City and Linens 'n Things and she does not miss a week or weekend of ground-level store visits.
The model R005 is a front-end module used to integrate the complete dual-band front-end circuity for wireless LAN devices.
If the novel, and particularly its second part is indeed a "free and wandering tale" ("Author's Note," 43), then its circuity is produced by the always intruding allegorical and commercial strain that culminates in the final massacre.