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Engelsk substantiv: circuit

1. circuit (om gjenstand) an electrical device that provides a path for electrical current to flow

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)electric circuit, electrical circuit

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkelectrical device

Mere spesifikke uttrykkbridge, bridge circuit, bridged-T, clipper, closed circuit, computer circuit, data link, delay line, feedback circuit, feedback loop, flip-flop, limiter, link, loop, open circuit, pulse timing circuit, resonant circuit, resonator, series circuit, squelch, squelch circuit, squelcher, T-network, tank circuit, wiring

Omfatter disse spesifikke uttrykkbypass, capacitance, capacitor, choke, choke coil, choking coil, condenser, electrical condenser, electrical relay, electrical shunt, electron tube, relay, resistance, resistor, short, short circuit, shunt, thermionic tube, thermionic vacuum tube, thermionic valve, tube, vacuum tube

Omfatter disse overordnede uttrykkeneelectronic equipment

2. circuit (om handling) a journey or route all the way around a particular place or area

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey took an extended tour of Europe.
We took a quick circuit of the park.
A ten-day coach circuit of the island.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)tour

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkjourney, journeying

Mere spesifikke uttrykkgrand tour, grand tour, itineration, package holiday, package tour, pub crawl, walkabout, whistle-stop tour

3. circuit (om sted) an established itinerary of venues or events that a particular group of people travel to

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe's a familiar name on the club circuit.
On the lecture circuit.
The judge makes a circuit of the courts in his district.
The international tennis circuit.

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkitinerary, path, route

4. circuit (om sted) the boundary line encompassing an area or object

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe had walked the full circumference of his land.
A danger to all races over the whole circumference of the globe.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)circumference

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkborder, borderline, boundary line, delimitation, mete

5. circuit (om gruppe) (law) a judicial division of a state or the United States (so-called because originally judges traveled and held court in different locations); one of the twelve groups of states in the United States that is covered by a particular circuit court of appeals

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkgroup, grouping

Overordnet kategorijurisprudence, law

6. circuit (om gjenstand) a racetrack for automobile races

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)racing circuit

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkracecourse, racetrack, raceway, track

Overordnet regionBritain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

7. circuit (om handling) movement once around a course

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe drove an extra lap just for insurance.

Ord med samme betydning (synonymer)circle, lap

Mindre spesifikke uttrykklocomotion, travel

Mere spesifikke uttrykklap of honour, pace lap, victory lap

Engelsk verb: circuit

1. circuit (om bevegelse) make a circuit

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey were circuiting about the state.

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP

Mindre spesifikke uttrykkgo, locomote, move, travel

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