demarcate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To set the boundaries of; delimit.
    • to split up clearly as if by boundaries; distinguish: demarcate categories.
    • To mark by bounds; to set the limits of; to separate your lives; to discriminate.
    • To set the boundaries of; delimit.
    • to separate your lives demonstrably like by boundaries; distinguish: demarcate groups.
    • To mark by bounds; setting the limitations of; to split up; to discriminate.
  • verb:
    • to mark the limitations or boundaries of some thing; to delimit
    • to mark the difference between two causes of action; to distinguish
    • split plainly, just as if by boundaries
    • set, level, or draw the boundaries of something
    • to mark the restrictions or boundaries of one thing; to delimit
    • to mark the difference between two factors that cause activity; to distinguish
    • separate obviously, as if by boundaries
    • set, level, or draw the boundaries of some thing
  • others:
    • To mark faraway from adjoining land or area; set the limitations or boundaries of.
    • to look for the general restrictions of; split or obviously discriminate.
    • To mark off from adjoining land or area; set the restrictions or boundaries of.
    • to look for the general restrictions of; split or clearly discriminate.

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    • To set the boundaries of; delimit.
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