Circumambiency
Circumambiency Cir`cum*am"bi*en*cy, n. The act of surrounding or encompassing. --Sir T. Browne. [1913 Webster]

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  • circumambiency — index climate, periphery Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • circumambiency — See circumambience. * * * …   Universalium

  • circumambiency — cir·cum·ambiency …   English syllables

  • circumambiency — noun see circumambience …   Useful english dictionary

  • circumambient — circumambience, circumambiency, n. circumambiently, adv. /serr keuhm am bee euhnt/, adj. surrounding; encompassing: circumambient gloom. [1625 35; < LL circumambient (s. of circumambiens). See CIRCUM , AMBIENT] * * * …   Universalium

  • circumambient — 1. adjective a) ascribing to all aspects of; encompassing b) surrounding 2. adverb in a circumambient manner See Also: circumambience, circumambiency, circumambulate …   Wiktionary

  • climate — I noun atmosphere, aura, caelum, circumambiency, clime, condition, environment, environmental conditions, feeling, forces of nature, influences, mood, prevailing attitudes, prevailing conditions, prevailing standards, surrounding influence,… …   Law dictionary

  • periphery — I noun ambit, border, borderland, bound, boundary line, circuit, circumambiency, circumference, circumscription, compass, confine, contour, delimitation, demarcation, edge, end, exterior, extreme edge, fringe, frontier, limit, limitation, line of …   Law dictionary

  • cincture — Synonyms and related words: anklet, arena, armlet, band, begird, belt, bracelet, cingulum, circling, circumambience, circumambiency, circumcincture, circumflexion, circumjacence, circumposition, close, collar, collarband, confine, container,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • circling — Synonyms and related words: alternate, ambient, beating, cincture, circuition, circuitousness, circuitry, circularity, circulation, circumambience, circumambiency, circumambient, circumambulation, circumcincture, circumferential, circumflex,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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