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in circulation

Also, into circulation. In business or social life, especially after a period of absence. For example, After a month in the hospital Bill was eager to get back in circulation. The antonym is out of circulation, as in Since we had twins we've been out of circulation, but we're hoping to get out more often soon . These expressions, dating from the first half of the 1900s, employ circulation in the sense of "making the rounds among people," a usage dating from the 1600s.
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Hendrickson points out that since 1999, the paper is still up in circulation 13% daily and 7% on Sunday despite the soggy March numbers.
Using Apple iPod sales data and looking across product release dates, NextWorth estimates approximately five billion dollars worth of trade-in value across the huge number of Nano, Touch and Classic iPod models in circulation.
Over the years we've learned how individuals can truly impact coin in circulation and the quantity of new coin that is minted -- simply by cashing it in or reusing it," said Alex Camara, senior vice president of worldwide coin at Coinstar, Inc.
With ten titles in circulation, Padova is the world's leading author on Adobe Acrobat and the PDF format.
His broad base of knowledge in circulation and consumer marketing disciplines perfectly prepare him to take on the challenges of this new position.
In addition to the operations restructuring, McCarthy also announced that he has centralized accountability and focus in circulation.