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noun circulation pronunciation in British English /ˌsɜː(r)kjʊˈleɪʃ(ə)n/
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  1. 1
    [uncountable] biology the continuous movement of blood around your body
    She suffers from poor circulation.
    Exercise will increase muscle strength and improve your circulation.
  2. 2
    [singular] the number of copies of a newspaper or magazine sold each day, week etc
    a newspaper with a daily circulation of more than 2 million
  3. 3
    [uncountable] the process by which something such as money passes from one person to another
    in circulation: a law designed to reduce the number of guns in circulation
    put something into circulation: When was this banknote put into circulation?


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