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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 around /əˈraʊnd/
 在…周圍;在…各處;大約(ad.)在周圍,在附近;各處

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary

 around
 快速周轉 FTA

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 around
 線路換向

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 around
 繞讀比

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 around
 轉迴時間

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 around
 轉迴

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 around
 繞回

From: Network Terminology

 around
 循環

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 A·round adv.
 1. In a circle; circularly; on every side; round.
 2. In a circuit; here and there within the surrounding space; all about; as, to travel around from town to town.
 3. Near; in the neighborhood; as, this man was standing around when the fight took place. [Colloq. U. S.]
 Note:See Round, the shorter form, adv. & prep., which, in some of the meanings, is more commonly used.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 A·round, prep.
 1. On all sides of; encircling; encompassing; so as to make the circuit of; about.
 A lambent flame arose, which gently spread
 Around his brows.   --Dryden.
 2. From one part to another of; at random through; about; on another side of; as, to travel around the country; a house standing around the corner. [Colloq. U. S.]
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 around
      adv 1: in the area or vicinity; "a few spectators standing about";
             "hanging around"; "waited around for the next flight"
             [syn: about]
      2: by a circular or circuitous route; "He came all the way
         around the base"; "the road goes around the pond"
      3: to or among many different places or in no particular
         direction; "wandering about with no place to go"; "people
         were rushing about"; "news gets around (or about)";
         "traveled around in Asia"; "he needs advice from someone
         who's been around"; "she sleeps around" [syn: about]
      4: in a circle or circular motion; "The wheels are spinning
         around"
      5: (of quantities) imprecise but fairly close to correct;
         "lasted approximately an hour"; "in just about a minute";
         "he's about 30 years old"; "I've had about all I can
         stand"; "we meet about once a month"; "some forty people
         came"; "weighs around a hundred pounds"; "roughly $3,000";
         "holds 3 gallons, more or less"; "20 or so people were at
         the party" [syn: approximately, about, close to, just
         about, some, roughly, more or less, or so]
      6: in or to a reversed position or direction; "about face";
         "brought the ship about"; "suddenly she turned around"
         [syn: about]
      7: to a particular destination either specified or understood;
         "she came around to see me"; "I invited them around for
         supper"
      8: all around or on all sides; "dirty clothes lying around (or
         about)"; "let's look about for help"; "There were trees
         growing all around"; "she looked around her" [syn: about]
      9: in circumference; "the trunk is ten feet around"; "the pond
         is two miles around"
      10: from beginning to end; throughout; "It rains all year round
          on Skye"; "frigid weather the year around" [syn: round]