from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The state of being circular.
- n. A circular object, form or argument.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The quality or state of being circular; a circular form.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The state or quality of being circular; a circular form or space: as, “the circularity of the heavens,”
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the roundness of a 2-dimensional figure
There is, incidentally, a certain circularity to this kind of argument — not in any discrete case, but as a general account of people’s behavior.
Indeed, the finiteness of language itself implies that the call for definition must at some point either end or issue in circularity.
The circularity is the only thing holding it all together.
Crown, Kether, involves the idea of circularity and is endless, 753-u.
Spring KETHER, _Corona_, the Crown, in which the idea of circularity is involved, for there is no _end_ to the out-flow of Light; and therefore
As you have noticed from the arguably strange format of this writing, there is a certain kind of circularity to it: I tell you something, I get your mind-flow going making new associations between familiar words that, hopefully, lead to, not exactly epiphanies, but minor yet possibly useful insights.
As for (P7), this seems to follow from the requirement of non-circularity which is a condition on the adequacy of any criterion of identity.
This means that any such argument is infected with a kind of circularity: one will be able to construct such an argument only by depending on the reliability of memory.
Now this pattern of "circularity" has ended, says Castañeda, a former foreign minister of Mexico and frequent NEWSWEEK contributor.
Even if this kind of circularity is acceptable, the correlations alone do not seem strong enough to justify our conformity to the DR and to the Uniformity claim.