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Definition of circular file

circular file

noun

  • trashcan.
    He wasn't qualified at all. I put his resume in the circular file.

    Last edited on Jan 15 2015. Submitted by Walter Rader (Editor) from Sacramento, CA, USA on Jan 15 2015.

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