purlieus

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etraf
civar
varoş
{i} çevre
purlieu
{i} hudut
purlieu
dış mahalleler
purlieu
varoş
purlieu
sınırdaki arazi
purlieu
{i} sınır
Englisch - Englisch
plural of purlieu
{i} surroundings, environs
the area in and around a place (puralé , from puraler ; influenced by lieu ( LIEU))
purlieu
The outskirts of any place; an adjacent district; the environs or neighborhood
purlieu
The ground on the edges of a forest, especially when partly subject to the same forest laws concerning game hunting etc
purlieu
{n} an inclosure, district, border, edge
purlieu
{i} outlying area of a city, outskirts; area at the edge of a forest
purlieu
Originally, the ground near a royal forest, which, having been unlawfully added to the forest, was afterwards severed from it, and disafforested so as to remit to the former owners their rights
purlieu
Hence, the outer portion of any place; an adjacent district; environs; neighborhood
purlieus

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    [ 'p&rl-(")yü, 'p&r ] (noun.) 15th century. Middle English purlewe land severed from an English royal forest by perambulation, from Anglo-French puralé perambulation, from Old French puraler to go through, from pur- for, through + aler to go; more at PURCHASE.

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