perimeter


perimeter
I noun ambit, border, borderline, boundary, bounds, brink, circuit, circumference, compass, configuration, confines, contour, curb, delineation, edge, enclosure, frontier, girdle, limit, limitations, margin, outline, outside edge, pale, periphery, purview, range, zone associated concepts: adverse possession, constructive eviction, metes and bounds, trespassing II index ambit, border, boundary, configuration (confines), confines, contour (outline), enclosure, frontier, guideline, limit, margin (outside limit), mete, outline (boundary), periphery, purview, range, zone

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  • Perimeter — Основная информация Жанры Brutal death metal Deathcore Tech …   Википедия

  • Perimeter — Éditeur 1C Développeur K D Lab Date de sortie  France : 21 mai 2004 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • perimeter — unlike parameter, is rarely used in figurative meanings, but occasional uses are found, usually in the context of broader metaphors: • The perimeter of her own life was shrinking J. Urquhart, CanE 1986 …   Modern English usage

  • Perimeter — Per*im e*ter, n. [Gr. ?; ? around + ? measure: cf. F. p[ e]rim[ e]tre.] 1. (Geom.) The outer boundary of a body or figure, or the sum of all the sides. [1913 Webster] 2. An instrument for determining the extent and shape of the field of vision.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Perimeter — (v. gr.), der Umfang, bes. von Figuren gebraucht, welche von geraden Linien begrenzt werden, im Gegensatz zu Peripherie (s.d.); daher Perimetrisch (Perimetral), dem Umfang nach …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Perimeter — (griech.), ziemlich veraltetes Fremdwort für Umfang (s. d.); auch ein Instrument zur Messung des Gesichtsfeldes. Am häufigsten wird das von Aubert und Foerster angegebene P. benutzt. Näheres s. Tafel »Augenuntersuchung«, S. IV. Vgl. Ole Bull,… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Perimeter — Perimĕter (grch.), der Umfang von geradlinigen Figuren; perimētrisch, perimetrāl, dem Umfang nach …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • Perimeter — Perimeter, griech., in der Mathematik der Umfang einer geradlinigen Figur …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • perimeter — (n.) 1590s, line around a figure or surface, from L. perimetros, from Gk. perimetros circumference, from peri around (see PERI (Cf. peri )) + metron measure (see METER (Cf. meter) (n.2)). Military sense of …   Etymology dictionary

  • perimeter — *circumference, periphery, circuit, compass …   New Dictionary of Synonyms


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