periphery

external boundary or surrounding region

periphery

[Noun] The outer part.
Example: The new park and ride will be built on the periphery of the industrial area.
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periphery

[n] - the outside boundary or surface of something
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Periphery

Periphery: 1. The outside or surface of a structure; the portion outside the central region. 2. The circumference of a circle or other geometric figure.
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Periphery

Pe·riph'er·y noun ; plural Peripheries . [ Latin peripheria , Greek ...; ... around + ... to bear, carry: confer French périphérie .] 1. The outside or superficial portions of a body; the surface. 2. (Geom.) The circumference of a circle, ellipse...
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periphery

Origin: L. Peripheria, Gr.; around + to bear, carry: cf. F. Peripherie. ... 1. The outside or superficial portions of a body; the surface. ... 2. <geometry> The circumference of a circle, ellipse, or other figure. ... Source: Websters Dictionary ... (01 Mar 1998) ...
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periphery

fringe noun the outside boundary or surface of something
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periphery

(pә-rif´ә-re) an outward structure or surface; the portion of a system outside the central region.
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Periphery

• (n.) The circumference of a circle, ellipse, or other figure. • (n.) The outside or superficial portions of a body; the surface.
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periphery

periphery 1. The outside boundary or surface of something. 2. The outside or surface of a structure; the portion outside the central region. 3. The circumference of a circle or other geometric figure.
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Periphery

This is something that is on the edge. It therefore is used to refer to countries that are located far from the center of the world's economic activity.
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periphery

A curved perimeter.
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periphery

Type: Term Pronunciation: pĕ-rif′ĕ-rē Definitions: 1. The part of a body away from the center; the outer part or surface. Synonyms: denture border
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Periphery

[country subdivision] Periphery is an administrative division in Greece. See Peripheries of Greece ...
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PERIPHERY

The part of the body away from the center, such as the extremities.