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English definition of “fringe”

fringe

noun [C] (EDGE)   /frɪndʒ/
the outer or less important part of an area, group, or activity: There is some industry on the fringes of the city. His organization is a fringe group (= one that represents the views of a small number of people).
(Definition of fringe noun (EDGE) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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