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PERIPHERY

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does periphery mean? 

PERIPHERY (noun)
  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 


PERIPHERY (noun)


Sense 1periphery [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The outside boundary or surface of something

Classified under:

Nouns denoting two and three dimensional shapes

Synonyms:

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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