circuit
  • One or more conducting paths which serve to interconnect electrical elements, in order to perform a desired function such as amplification or filtering. Also known as electric circuit (1).
  • One or more complete paths through which electrons may circulate. Also known as electric circuit (2).
  • A medium through which information is conveyed between two or more locations. Such a circuit may be linked physically or wirelessly. Also called channel (2), communications circuit, communications channel, or communications line.
  • abbreviation ckt
  • synonym communications channel
  • synonym channel
  • synonym communications line

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