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encircle

verb [T] uk   /ɪnˈsɜː.kl̩/ us    /-ˈsɝː-/
to surround something, forming a circle around it: The house is encircled by a high fence. Villaverde is one of the high-rise districts that encircle Madrid.
Translations of “encircle”
in Spanish rodear…
in French encercler…
in German umzingeln…
in Chinese (Traditional) 圍繞, 環繞…
in Russian окружать…
in Turkish sarmak, kuşatmak, çevrelemek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 围绕, 环绕…
in Polish otaczać…
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