(Mathematics) A value to which a sequenceconverges. Equivalently, the common value of the upper limit and the lower limit of a sequence: if the upper and lower limits are different, then the sequence has no limit (i.e., does not converge).
refers literally to an area within specific limits but is often used figuratively the compass of the city, the compass of freedom
can also denote a line bounding an area, but now usually refers to a course or journey around a periphery the moon's circuit of the earth
, in its literal sense identical with
, is more frequently used of the edge of a physical object or in an extended metaphoric sense the periphery of understanding
extends the meaning to a line bounding any area or figure, as a triangle, square, or polygon
refers to the line bounding a circle or any approximately circular or elliptical area
Find another word for circumference. In this page you can discover 30 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for circumference, like: rim, perimeter, circuit, compass, border, boundary, outline, limit, surround, diameter and periphery.
Nearly all these instruments register the revolution of a small wheel of known circumference, which is run along the line to be measured.
The park is nearly ten miles in circumference.
This exam includes assessing size, weight, head circumference, chest circumference, genitalia, physical mobility, eyes, ears, nose, mouth, lungs, heart, elimination, presence of neonatal reflexes, and much more.
The fort rises from a huge mass of granite rock, which with a circumference of nearly 2 m., juts up abruptly to a height of 450 ft.
Also be sure the circumference of the baseball bat's handle is right for you.