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A summary of a text or subject, usually presented in headings and subheadings.
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  1. A summary of a text or subject, usually presented in headings and subheadings.
  2. A line indicating the outer contours or boundaries of an object or figure:
  3. A line marking the boundary of an object figure.
A narrow strip, often ornamental, along an edge; fringe; edging
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  1. A narrow strip, often ornamental, along an edge; fringe; edging
  2. The line or frontier area separating political divisions or geographic regions; a boundary.
  3. An edge or a part near an edge; margin; side
An enclosing line or border; boundary, esp. of something more or less circular
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  1. An enclosing line or border; boundary, esp. of something more or less circular
  2. (Eng. Feudal Law) A rod held in the hand by a feudal tenant as he swore fealty to his lord
  3. The point beyond which an action, state, or condition is likely to begin or occur; the brink:
The outer, circular part of a wheel
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  1. The outer, circular part of a wheel
  2. (Basketball) The metal hoop to which the net is attached
  3. An edge, border, or margin, esp. of something circular; often, a raised or projecting edge or border
The place where something begins or is begun:
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  1. The place where something begins or is begun:
  2. The act or process of bringing or being brought into being; a start:
  3. The first part:
The point in time when an action, event, or phenomenon ceases or is completed; the conclusion:
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  1. The point in time when an action, event, or phenomenon ceases or is completed; the conclusion:
  2. The outside or extreme edge or physical limit; a boundary:
  3. (Football) A player at either end of the line
A point or part that forms the end.
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  1. A point or part that forms the end.
  2. A town at the end of a transportation line.
  3. An end of a railroad or other transportation line, or a station at such an end.
Restraining elements:
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  1. Restraining elements:
  2. Purview; scope:
  3. The limits of a space or area; the borders:
The greatest number or amount allowed
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  1. The greatest number or amount allowed
  2. A number or point for which, from a given set of numbers or points, one can choose an arbitrarily close number or point. For example, for the set of all real numbers greater than zero and less than one, the numbers one and zero are limit points, since one can pick a number from the set arbitrarily close to one or zero (even though one and zero are not themselves in the set). Limits form the basis for calculus , where a number L is defined to be the limit approached by a function f(x) as x approaches a if, for every positive number Ɛ, there exists a number ẟ such that | f(x)−L | < Ɛ if 0 < | x−a | < ẟ.
  3. The point, line, or edge where something ends or must end; boundary or border beyond which something ceases to be or to be possible
Plural form of limit
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Plural form of bound.
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Any straight line extending from the center to the periphery of a circle or sphere
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  1. Any straight line extending from the center to the periphery of a circle or sphere
  2. (Anatomy) A long, prismatic, slightly curved bone in humans, the shorter and thicker of the two forearm bones, located on the lateral side of the ulna.
  3. A line segment that joins the center of a circle or sphere with any point on the circumference of the circle or the surface of the sphere. It is half the length of the diameter.
A boundary or limit
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  1. A boundary or limit
  2. (Chiefly Brit.) Either end of a transportation line, or a station or town located there; terminal
  3. An end; final point; extremity or goal
Any fixed object used to mark the boundary of a piece of land
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  1. Any fixed object used to mark the boundary of a piece of land
  2. A building or site with historical significance, especially one marked for preservation by a municipal or national government.
  3. A fixed marker, such as a concrete block, that indicates a boundary line.
(Music) A composition in regularly accented, usually duple meter that is appropriate to accompany marching.
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  1. (Music) A composition in regularly accented, usually duple meter that is appropriate to accompany marching.
  2. The border or boundary of a country or an area of land; a frontier.
  3. The distance covered within a certain period of time by moving or progressing steadily and rhythmically:
The outermost or farthest point or portion:
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  1. The outermost or farthest point or portion:
  2. The outermost or utmost point or part; end
  3. (Archaic) The end of life; dying
A barrier, as of wooden or metal posts, rails, wire mesh, etc., used as a boundary or means of protection or confinement
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  1. A barrier, as of wooden or metal posts, rails, wire mesh, etc., used as a boundary or means of protection or confinement
  2. One who receives and sells stolen goods.
  3. A structure serving as an enclosure, a barrier, or a boundary, usually made of posts or stakes joined together by boards, wire, or rails.
A device used to determine geographical direction, usually consisting of a magnetic needle mounted on a pivot, aligning itself naturally with the Earth's magnetic field so that it points to the Earth's geomagnetic north or south pole.
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  1. A device used to determine geographical direction, usually consisting of a magnetic needle mounted on a pivot, aligning itself naturally with the Earth's magnetic field so that it points to the Earth's geomagnetic north or south pole.
  2. An enclosing line or boundary; a circumference:
  3. An adjustable instrument consisting of two arms connected at one end by a hinge, with typically one arm having a pencil or pen attached to its other end and the other arm ending in a point: used for drawing arcs and circles, measuring distances on a map, etc.
Any location, area, space, direction, etc. with reference to its position in relation to an observer or to a central part, point, or line
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  1. Any location, area, space, direction, etc. with reference to its position in relation to an observer or to a central part, point, or line
  2. The right or left half of a human or animal body, esp. either half of the trunk
  3. An area separated from another area by an intervening feature, such as a line or barrier:
Obsolete form of 'em.
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  1. Obsolete form of 'em.
  2. Any border, edge, or margin
  3. An edge or border on a piece of cloth, especially a finished edge, as for a garment or curtain, made by folding an edge under and stitching it down.
A closed, often rectangular border of drawn or printed lines.
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  1. A closed, often rectangular border of drawn or printed lines.
  2. Basic or skeletal structure around which a thing is built and that gives the thing its shape; framework, as of a house
  3. A single image, as in a comic strip or graphic novel, usually bounded by a rectangular line.
A flexible strip hanging from the base of an air-cushion vehicle.
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  1. A flexible strip hanging from the base of an air-cushion vehicle.
  2. An outer edge; a border or margin:
  3. One of the leather flaps hanging from the side of a saddle.
A thing's outcome or result
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  1. A thing's outcome or result
  2. The end of something in space or time; limit, bound, conclusion, or finish
  3. (Linguis.) The end of a word; final sound, morpheme, or syllable; specif., an inflectional ending
The blank space around the printed or written area on a page or sheet
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  1. The blank space around the printed or written area on a page or sheet
  2. A border, edge, or brink
  3. (Botany) The border of a leaf.
A course of progress or movement; a route:
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  1. A course of progress or movement; a route:
  2. A geometric figure formed by a point moving in a fixed direction and in the reverse direction. The intersection of two planes is a line. &diamf3; The part of a line that lies between two points on the line is called a line segment.
  3. The players arranged in a row on either side of the line of scrimmage at the start of each play
A material formation or structure, such as a mountain range or wall, that prevents passage or access.
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  1. A material formation or structure, such as a mountain range or wall, that prevents passage or access.
  2. A thing that prevents passage or approach; obstruction, as a fence, wall, etc.
  3. A movable gate that keeps racehorses in line before the start of a race.
The developing, often still uncivilized or lawless, region of a country
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  1. The developing, often still uncivilized or lawless, region of a country
  2. An undeveloped area or field for discovery or research:
  3. That part of a country which fronts or faces another country or an unsettled region; the marches; the border, confine, or extreme part of a country, bordering on another country; the border of the settled and cultivated part of a country; as, the frontier of civilization.
A settlement on a frontier or border
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  1. A settlement on a frontier or border
  2. A detachment of troops stationed at a distance from a main force to guard against surprise attacks.
  3. A usually small military base established in another country.
The sum of the lengths of the segments that form the sides of a polygon.
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  1. The sum of the lengths of the segments that form the sides of a polygon.
  2. (Mathematics) A closed line bounding a plane area.
  3. The length of such a line.
A valuation of property, as one made in connection with such a writ
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  1. A valuation of property, as one made in connection with such a writ
  2. The range, magnitude, or distance over which a thing extends:
  3. The space, amount, or degree to which a thing extends; size; length; breadth
The length of such a boundary. The circumference of a circle is computed by multiplying the diameter by pi.
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  1. The length of such a boundary. The circumference of a circle is computed by multiplying the diameter by pi.
  2. The boundary line of a figure, area, or object.
  3. The boundary line of a circle.
(Geology) A specific position in a column of rock layers, usually designated by the occurrence of one or more distinctive fossils or by a distinctive sediment bed, that is used in stratigraphy.
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  1. (Geology) A specific position in a column of rock layers, usually designated by the occurrence of one or more distinctive fossils or by a distinctive sediment bed, that is used in stratigraphy.
  2. (Archaeology) A period during which the influence of a particular culture spread rapidly over a defined area.
  3. The distant line where the sky appears to meet the surface of the earth
An outside surface, esp. that of a rounded object or body
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  1. An outside surface, esp. that of a rounded object or body
  2. A line that forms the boundary of an area; a perimeter.
  3. A boundary line, esp. that of a rounded figure; perimeter
A part considered to be peripheral, extreme, or minor in relation to the main part
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  1. A part considered to be peripheral, extreme, or minor in relation to the main part
  2. A decorative border or edging of hanging threads, cords, or strips, often attached to a separate band.
  3. A border or trimming of cords or threads, hanging loose or tied in bunches
(Bot.) A chaffy bract or scale; esp., a bract at the base of a floret of a composite flower
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  1. (Bot.) A chaffy bract or scale; esp., a bract at the base of a floret of a composite flower
  2. (Heraldry) A vertical band forming the middle third of a shield
  3. A region or district lying within an imposed boundary or constituting a separate jurisdiction.
A line, dot, or other distinctive feature produced by drawing, coloring, stamping, etc.
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  1. A line, dot, or other distinctive feature produced by drawing, coloring, stamping, etc.
  2. (--- Sports) The place from which racers begin and sometimes end their contest.
  3. An object desired or worked for; end; aim; goal
An indeterminate area, situation, or condition:
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  1. An indeterminate area, situation, or condition:
  2. A vague or uncertain condition that is not quite one thing or the other
  3. Land located on or near a border.
An ornamental strip of flowers or shrubs along the edge of a garden, walk, etc.
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  1. An ornamental strip of flowers or shrubs along the edge of a garden, walk, etc.
  2. An edge or a part near an edge; margin; side
  3. The line or frontier area separating political divisions or geographic regions; a boundary.
An indeterminate area, situation, or condition:
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  1. An indeterminate area, situation, or condition:
  2. A vague or uncertain condition that is not quite one thing or the other
  3. Land located on or near a border.
That part of a settled, civilized country which lies next to an unexplored or undeveloped region
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  1. That part of a settled, civilized country which lies next to an unexplored or undeveloped region
  2. An undeveloped area or field for discovery or research:
  3. An international border.
The distance covered within a certain period of time by moving or progressing steadily and rhythmically:
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  1. The distance covered within a certain period of time by moving or progressing steadily and rhythmically:
  2. The border or boundary of a country or an area of land; a frontier.
  3. A regulated pace:
A borderland.
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