circulator

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

circulate +‎ -or

Noun[edit]

circulator (plural circulators)

  1. A person or thing that causes something to circulate
    Who is the circulator of this rumor?
  2. (transport) A local transit system that provides regular service within a closed loop
    You can ride the airport circulator to the next terminal.
  3. (electronics) A passive electronic component with three or more ports, in which the ports can be accessed in such a way that when a signal is fed into any port it is transferred to the next port only

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

circulātor m (genitive circulātōris); third declension (feminine: circulātrix)

  1. itinerant peddler or performer

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative circulātor circulātōrēs
genitive circulātōris circulātōrum
dative circulātōrī circulātōribus
accusative circulātōrem circulātōrēs
ablative circulātōre circulātōribus
vocative circulātor circulātōrēs

Verb[edit]

circulātor

  1. second-person singular future passive imperative of circulō
  2. third-person singular future passive imperative of circulō