periphery definition

  • noun:
    • A line that types the boundary of a place; a perimeter. See Synonyms at circumference.
    • the outer lining of a great.
    • The outermost part or area within a precise boundary.
    • A zone constituting an imprecise boundary.
    • the surface boundary, components or surface of some thing.
    • A first-rank administrative unit of Greece, subdivided in provinces.
    • the surface or shallow portions of a body; the surface.
    • The circumference of a circle, ellipse, or other figure.
    • In geom., the circumference of a circle; by expansion, the boundary-line of any shut figure; the border.
    • the exterior or trivial components of a body; the outer lining typically.
    • the exterior boundary or surface of something
  • others:
    • Pertaining to a periphery.

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