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Circumference and diamater

Etymology

From [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] circumferentia, circum around; ferre carry

Noun

Singular
circumference

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  1. (geometry) The line that bounds a circle or other two-dimensional figure
  2. (geometry) The length of such a line

Synonyms

  • (distance measured around any object): girth
  • (distance measured around a race track): lap

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