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 Dictionary entry overview: What does periphery mean? 

  The noun PERIPHERY has 1 sense:

1. the outside boundary or surface of something

  Familiarity information: PERIPHERY used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 


Sense 1periphery [BACK TO TOP]


The outside boundary or surface of something

Classified under:

Nouns denoting two and three dimensional shapes


fringe; outer boundary; periphery

Hypernyms ("periphery" is a kind of...):

bound; boundary; edge (a line determining the limits of an area)

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