The act of limiting or condition of being limited
Something that limits or restricts
The Greek word &ocicnats, from meaning "administration," came to be applied to the territorial circumscription in which administration was exercised.
It constitutes the diocese of Bayonne, comes within the educational circumscription.
circumscription of the taxa they represent.
The taxon circumscription that these publications provide is therefore usually limited to a geographic area.
The idea of minimization is at the basis of one of the earliest non-monotonic formalisms, McCarthy's circumscription.