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الإنجليزية - الإنجليزية
To draw the smallest circle or higher-dimensional sphere that has (a polyhedron, polygon, etc.) in its interior
To limit narrowly; to restrict
To draw a line around; to encircle
to confine within bounds
{v} to inclose, limit, confine, fix
to draw a geometric figure around another figure so that the two are in contact but do not intersect
To draw a line around; encircle
To inclose within a certain limit; to hem in; to surround; to bound; to confine; to restrain
To draw a circle, sphere, or higher-dimensional ball through all the vertices of (a polyhedron, polygon, etc.)
To draw a line around so as to touch at certain points without cutting
to write or engrave around
Restrain by drawing a line around; limit or restrict actions to a small area within narrow boundaries
See Inscribe, 5
To limit narrowly; restrict
If someone's power or freedom is circumscribed, it is limited or restricted. The army evidently fears that, under him, its activities would be severely circumscribed There are laws circumscribing the right of individual citizens to cause bodily harm to others. = limit
to draw a line around; to limit in range of activity definitely and clearly
draw a line around; "He drew a circle around the points" to draw a geometric figure around another figure so that the two are in contact but do not intersect
{f} surround, encircle; restrict
restrict or confine, "I limit you to two visits to the pub a day"
draw a line around; "He drew a circle around the points"
the definition of what does and does not belong to a given taxon, from a particular taxonomic viewpoint or taxonomic system

The circumscription in the APG system of the family Malvaceae includes the former families Bombacaceae, Sterculiaceae and Tiliaceae.

{n} a limitation, a confinement
limited in space or confined to a certain area
Fully encircled A circumscribed area of interest is fully examined from all angles, but not generalised into other areas or similar topics
A relationship in which one figure encloses another as in a polygon circumscribed by a circle
past of circumscribe
subject to limits or subjected to limits
105 To draw a line around; encircle; surround To enclose within bounds; limit or confine, to define or mark off carefully
having a border, localized Often associated with a capsule and benign tumors of the brain: meningiomas, pituitary adenomas and acoustic neuromas
showing or determining a boundary; "it is impossible to specify a clearly circumscribed (or delimited) area for any particular science"
One who, or that which, circumscribes
third-person singular of circumscribe
present participle of circumscribe
The act of limiting, or the state of being limited, by conditions or restraints; bound; confinement; limit
anything that circumscribes or a circumscribed area
the act of circumscribing
The exterior line which determines the form or magnitude of a body; outline; periphery
An inscription written around anything
{i} delimitation; restriction; inscription on a coin
the act of circumscribing or the quality of being circumscribed