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environsnoun [plural]

uk   /ɪnˈvaɪ.rənz/  us   /-ˈvaɪr.ənz/ formal
the ​areasurrounding a ​place, ​especially a ​town
(Definition of environs from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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environsplural noun

 /ɪnˈvɑɪ·rənz, -ˈvɑɪ·ərnz/
the ​areasurrounding a ​place, esp. a ​town
(Definition of environs from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “environs”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指城镇)附近的地方,周边地区…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指城鎮)附近的地方,周邊地區…
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