Definition of CIRCULATIONS

noun : CIRCULATIONS

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) the dissemination of copies of periodicals (as newspapers or magazines) ;

  • 2. (

    ) movement through a circuit; especially the movement of blood through the heart and blood vessels ;

  • 3. (

    ) (library science) the count of books that are loaned by a library over a specified period ;

  • 4. (

    ) number of copies of a newspaper or magazine that are sold; "by increasing its circulation the newspaper hoped to increase its advertising" ;

  • 5. (

    ) free movement or passage (as of cytoplasm within a cell or sap through a plant); "ocean circulation is an important part of global climate"; "a fan aids air circulation" ;

  • 6. (

    ) the spread or transmission of something (as news or money) to a wider group or area ;


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