What does circumvolve mean?

Definitions for circumvolveˌsɜr kəmˈvɒlv

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word circumvolve.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. rotate, circumvolve(verb)

    cause to turn on an axis or center

    "Rotate the handle"


  1. circumvolve(Verb)

    To revolve or move about.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Circumvolve(verb)

    to roll round; to cause to revolve; to put into a circular motion

  2. Circumvolve(verb)

    to roll round; to revolve

  3. Origin: [L. circumvolvere, -volutum; circum + volvere to roll.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Circumvolve

    sėr-kum-volv′, v.t. to roll round.—v.i. to revolve:—pr.p. circumvolv′ing; pa.p. circumvolved′.—n. Circumvolū′tion, a turning or rolling round: anything winding or sinuous. [L. volvĕre, volutum, to roll.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of circumvolve in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of circumvolve in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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