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Definition 1: the size of something as given by the distance around it - [noun denoting attribute]

Synonyms for circumference in the sense of this definition

(circumference is a kind of ...) the physical magnitude of something (how big it is)

"a wolf is about the size of a large dog"

(... is a kind of circumference ) the distance around a person's body

Definition 2: the length of the closed curve of a circle - [noun denoting attribute]

(circumference is a kind of ...) the linear extent in space from one end to the other; the longest dimension of something that is fixed in place

"the length of the table was 5 feet"

(circumference is a part of ...) a unit of angular distance equal to 60 degrees

(circumference is a part of ...) an angle of 180 degrees

Definition 3: the boundary line encompassing an area or object - [noun denoting location]

Samples where circumference or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • he had walked the full circumference of his land
  • a danger to all races over the whole circumference of the globe

Synonyms for circumference in the sense of this definition

(circumference is a kind of ...) a line that indicates a boundary

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