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circulation

Areas in an office space that are used to travel between offices, cubicles and the like; hallways and corridors.

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The gambling area is set within a large circle that radiates out from a centre bar to the 36-table games to the slots to a marble circulation path where patrons can move about freely.
Natural light was maximized by locating open workstations along the exterior windows and providing four large skylights at the central circulation path, enhanced by comfortable, glare-free lighting in common areas for agents working at computer screens, accomplished with indirect, suspended pendant fixtures, spaced for even illumination along extra-high ceilings.
Knitting together and extending interior and exterior circulation paths on campus, it functions not only as colosseum, but also as agora -- a place of informal social exchange.
The relationships created between public and private spaces through well-organized circulation paths help facilitate the operation of the building and give it a more natural atmosphere for both patients and staff.