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Logic (of arguments) futile because the truth of the premises cannot be established independently of the conclusion
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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.



an order issued by a state organ or public body or a clarification of the procedure for applying an act. A circular is distributed to subordinate institutions and organizations and generally deals with one or more problems of an official nature. Until 1936, in the USSR a circular was an official act promulgated by the head of a people’s commissariat.

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This was the focus of the circular economy discussion during the 2019 Annual Meeting in Davos, with four key priorities emerging for the year ahead.
The issuance of the Budget Call Circular electronically is in line with government's initiative to use electronic/e-office facility.
You know you just do it by circular and expect everybody to obey.
Truly, the opportunity cost and reputational damage that DOJ Circular 41 and its predecessor circulars have caused to the country would be difficult to recover.
For some of the nation's largest drug store chains, personalizing the weekly circular is delivering significant results when it comes to driving more nonpharmacy sales.
Calvin Klein was the leading fragrance brand featured in the circulars in the period, with 9% of the ad share, according to ECRM.
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PSI's annual "Guidelines for Paper Stock" circular, which is included in the overall ISRI "Scrap Specifications Circular," is a document that presents definitions for various grade standards, in addition to outlining acceptable practices.
The qualifiers depend on what the circulars are intended to do, on the individual store, on the amount of customer traffic and sales they generate, on how much they reflect local needs, and on what other options are available.
The circulars generated for this campaign represents the largest amount of inserts Carpet One has produced for distribution.