periphery

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Pronunciation[change]

  • IPA (key): /pəˈrɪfəri/
  • (file)
  • (US) Hyphenation: pe‧riph‧ery
  • (UK) Hyphenation: per‧iph‧ery

Noun[change]

Singular
periphery

Plural
peripheries

  1. (countable) A periphery is an outside boundary or surface of something.
    The suburbs are a city's periphery.

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