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Definition 1: a conceptual separation or distinction - [noun denoting cognition]

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

  • there is a narrow line between sanity and insanity

Synonyms for demarcation in the sense of this definition

(demarcation is a kind of ...) a discrimination between things as different and distinct on the basis of their characteristics or attributes

"it is necessary to make a distinction between love and infatuation"

(... is a kind of demarcation ) a line that when crossed permits of no return and typically results in irrevocable commitment

Definition 2: the boundary of a specific area - [noun denoting location]

Synonyms for demarcation in the sense of this definition

(demarcation is a kind of ...) the line or plane indicating the limit or extent of something

(... is a kind of demarcation ) the outside limit of an object or area or surface; a place farthest away from the center of something

"the edge of the leaf is wavy" "she sat on the edge of the bed" "the water's edge"

(... is a kind of demarcation ) the limits of the area occupied by a city or town

(... is a kind of demarcation ) the limit on the upper (or northernmost) side of something

(... is a kind of demarcation ) the limit on the lower (or southernmost) side of something

(... is a kind of demarcation ) the limit of a nation's territorial waters

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