circumscribed

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Fully encircled A circumscribed area of interest is fully examined from all angles, but not generalised into other areas or similar topics
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"
past of circumscribe
limited in space or confined to a certain area
A relationship in which one figure encloses another as in a polygon circumscribed by a circle
subject to limits or subjected to limits
circumscribe
To draw a line around; to encircle
circumscribe
To draw the smallest circle or higher-dimensional sphere that has (a polyhedron, polygon, etc.) in its interior
circumscribe
To limit narrowly; to restrict
circumscribe
to confine within bounds
circumscribe
{v} to inclose, limit, confine, fix
circumscribe
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
circumscribe
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
circumscribe
to draw a geometric figure around another figure so that the two are in contact but do not intersect
circumscribe
See Inscribe, 5
circumscribe
restrict or confine, "I limit you to two visits to the pub a day"
circumscribe
{f} surround, encircle; restrict
circumscribe
To inclose within a certain limit; to hem in; to surround; to bound; to confine; to restrain
circumscribe
to draw a line around; to limit in range of activity definitely and clearly
circumscribe
To limit narrowly; restrict
circumscribe
To draw a circle, sphere, or higher-dimensional ball through all the vertices of (a polyhedron, polygon, etc.)
circumscribe
To draw a line around so as to touch at certain points without cutting
circumscribe
draw a line around; "He drew a circle around the points"
circumscribe
To draw a line around; encircle
circumscribe
Restrain by drawing a line around; limit or restrict actions to a small area within narrow boundaries
circumscribe
to write or engrave around
circumscribed

    Silbentrennung

    cir·cum·scribed

    Türkische aussprache

    sırkımskraybd

    Aussprache

    /ˌsərkəmˈskrībd/ /ˌsɜrkəmˈskraɪbd/

    Etymologie

    [ 's&r-k&m-"s ] (transitive verb.) 14th century. Latin circumscribere, from circum- + scribere to write, draw; more at SCRIBE.

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