Circumferential - definition, transcription

Amer.  |sərkʌmfəˈrenʃəl|
Brit.  |səˌkʌmfəˈrenʃəl|

adjective

- lying around or just outside the edges or outskirts

circumferential highways around cities

Examples

What is the circumference of the Earth at the equator?

The circle is 38 inches in circumference.

The fence marks the circumference of the field.

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