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English definition of “circle”

circle

noun [C] (GROUP)   /ˈsɜr·kəl/
a group of people who are connected by family , work , or society , or who share an interest : There’s a small circle of people who sell and exhibit their work at the same shows . The mayor’s inner circle met with him throughout the crisis to give advice .
(Definition of circle noun (GROUP) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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