When a definition contains a link to itself, or tells you to search for the same thing. See Circular Definition.
by Lucio Soph October 17, 2010
See: wordCircular Definitionword
by Anonymous October 10, 2003
A definition that refers (mostly directly) to itself or the thing it is defining, sometimes being used to avoid giving a proper definition.
by SecondBlackjack March 10, 2017