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English definition of “fringe”

fringe

noun [C] (EDGE)    /frɪndʒ/
C2 the outer or less important part of an area, group, or activity: the southern fringe of the city the radical fringes of the party He attended several of the fringe meetings at the conference.Of little or less importance
(Definition of fringe noun (EDGE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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