Definitions for circumvolutionˌsɜr kəm vəˈlu ʃən

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  1. circumvolution(noun)

    the act of turning or winding or folding around a central axis

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. circumvolution(Noun)

    revolution, rotation or gyration around an axis

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Circumvolution(noun)

    the act of rolling round; the state of being rolled

  2. Circumvolution(noun)

    a thing rolled round another

  3. Circumvolution(noun)

    a roundabout procedure; a circumlocution

  4. Origin: [See Circumvolve.]


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