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perimeter

pe·rim·e·ter

perimeter

 
 
pronunciation:
p rI m tr
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the boundary or border of a closed, two-dimensional figure or area.
a fence along the perimeter of the property
similar words:
circumference, edge
definition 2: the length of this boundary or border.
a perimeter of one hundred feet
similar words:
circumference, edge
derivations: perimetral (adj.), perimetric (adj.)
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