Surroundings synonyms

sə-roun'dĭngz

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The mixture of gases surrounding the Earth or other celestial body, held in place by gravity. It forms distinct layers at different heights. The Earth's atmosphere consists, in ascending order, of the troposphere (containing 90% of the atmosphere's mass), the stratosphere, the mesosphere, the thermosphere, and the exosphere. The atmosphere is composed primarily of nitrogen (78%) and oxygen (21%) and plays a major role in the water cycle , the nitrogen cycle , and the carbon cycle .
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A subset of the natural world; an ecosystem:
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Entourage is defined as the group of helpers and friends who travel with someone.
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Enclosed by a protective coating or membrane:
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(Music) A composition written or arranged to fit a text, such as a poetical work.
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The act of evading by going around (bypassing).
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Restraining elements:
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The path followed by a celestial body or artificial satellite as it revolves around another body due to the force of gravity. Orbits are nearly elliptical or circular in shape and are very closely approximated by Kepler's laws of planetary motion.
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(UK) A pedestrianized and uncovered shopping area.
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Plural form of condition.
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Close proximity, nearby area; particularly, close proximity to one's home.
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Plural form of purlieu
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(Anatomy) Surrounded by a ridge or elevation.
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(Astrology) The atmosphere; the surrounding air or sky; atmospheric components collectively such as air, clouds, water vapour, hail, etc.
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The limits or scope; bounds
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A surrounding area
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A political district or unit, often with its adjacent lands:
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A region of the earth having particular meteorological conditions:
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A state of existence:
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A surrounding area, especially of a city.
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Any particular extent of surface, especially an empty or unused extent.
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The special atmosphere or mood created by a particular environment:
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The area around a thing or place:
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(Econ.) A cost to society, as of pollution or diminished public health, that is not accounted for in the price of a product sold to the public
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An area of secondary status or lesser importance:
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Proximity, or the state of being near.
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The left side of a horse or of a team of horses pulling a carriage etc.
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A role or purpose; a station.
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A limited train or bus.
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(Computing) The set of settings related to the language and region in which a computer program executes. Examples are language, paper format, currency and time formats, character encoding etc.
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(Plural mediums, spiritualism) Someone who supposedly conveys information from the spirit world.
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The totality of surrounding conditions and circumstances affecting growth or development
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The totality of surrounding conditions and circumstances affecting growth or development
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Lying around; surrounding
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