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  4  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Decimal  \Dec"i*mal\,  n. 
  A  number  expressed  in  the  scale  of  tens;  specifically,  and 
  almost  exclusively,  used  as  synonymous  with  a  decimal 
  fraction. 
 
  {Circulating},  or  {Circulatory},  {decimal},  a  decimal 
  fraction  in  which  the  same  figure,  or  set  of  figures,  is 
  constantly  repeated;  as  0.354354354;  --  called  also 
  {recurring  decimal},  {repeating  decimal},  and  {repetend}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Circulatory  \Cir"cu*la*to*ry\,  a.  [L.  circulatorius  pert.  to  a 
  mountebank:  cf  F.  circulatoire.] 
  1.  Circular;  as  a  circulatory  letter.  --Johnson. 
 
  2.  Circulating,  or  going  round.  --T.  Warton. 
 
  3.  (Anat.)  Subserving  the  purposes  of  circulation;  as 
  circulatory  organs;  of  or  pertaining  to  the  organs  of 
  circulation;  as  circulatory  diseases. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Circulatory  \Cir"cu*la*to*ry\,  n. 
  A  chemical  vessel  consisting  of  two  portions  unequally 
  exposed  to  the  heat  of  the  fire,  and  with  connecting  pipes  or 
  passages,  through  which  the  fluid  rises  from  the  overheated 
  portion,  and  descends  from  the  relatively  colder,  maintaining 
  a  circulation. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  circulatory 
  adj  1:  of  or  relating  to  circulation  [syn:  {circulative}] 
  2:  relating  to  circulatory  system  or  to  circulation  of  the 
  blood 




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