outskirt definition

  • noun:
    • The component or area remote from a central district, as of a city or town. Usually utilized in the plural: on outskirts of Paris.
    • a far more remote part of a town or town; the periphery, environs; a suburb
    • a component remote through the center, and near the exterior advantage; edge; -- generally into the plural.
    • A section or part that dresses, runs, or lies along the advantage or boundary of a specified location; a border or edge area; a purlieu: utilized chiefly within the plural: because, the borders of a forest or of a town; the borders of technology.
    • an integral part of the town far-removed from the center
  • others:
    • to make an outskirt; skirt or run along the edge of.

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