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Circuit

A territorial or geographical division of a country or state.

A circuit is the judicial territory over which a court has the jurisdiction to hear cases.

circuit

a periodical journey made to an area by judges. The regularity of the practice led to the administrative divisions of the English court service being described as circuits. The Scottish High Court of Justiciary still sits on circuit around Scotland.
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The induction of AF under autonomic nervous influence is usually attributed to inhomogeneities and dispersion of refractory periods, the occurrence of conduction blocks and the appearance of reentrant circuits (8).