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  • adv. in a circuitous manner

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a circuitous manner.

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Examples

  • Former ambassador, Joseph Wilson IV was sent to Niger to investigate claims made in a document provided circuitously from the Italian spy agency SISMI that Saddam was seeking yellow-cake uranium to produce a bomb.

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  • The novel was written slowly, circuitously, and without expectations.

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  • As the Nashville and the invasion convoy sailed circuitously to fool the Japanese, MacArthur, like an emperor on a galley, spent much of the next two days lounging on a deck chair outside his cabin chatting with aides, snoozing, and signing autographs for crewmen brave enough to approach him.

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  • Augar notes how the one-stop-shop American model led, if often circuitously, to our current crisis.

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  • It isn't an attempt to "say" anything, except circuitously or by accident.

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  • How can the 40,000 vehicles that now access the AWV via Elliott/Western be rerouted through residential Lower Queen Anne ala Mercer West and halfwits like you have no concern about the health impact to folks there, or the hassle it'll be for motorists to be circuitously rerouted?

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  • Anti-immigrant hostility has led to multiform highly publicized attacks in new years in Suffolk County, together with a near-death violence of two Mexican day laborers in 2001 as well as a blazing of a Mexican familys residence in 2003, both in a circuitously locale of Farmingville.

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  • It's upon a beach there that a attribu! te comes to an end, as well as upon a winding roads circuitously that Bahar forces Isa off his moped.

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  • Caren Cajamarca, 9, of Patchogue, N.Y., during a commemorative circuitously a site of a fatal stabbing of Marcelo Lucero final Saturday night.

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  • - 1528 Elsie Swart murdered on an husbandry land circuitously Rustenburg, NW

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