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circumference

noun [C or U] uk   /səˈkʌm.fər.əns/  us   /sɚˈkʌm.fɚ-/
the line surrounding a circular space, or the length of this line: the circumference of a circle the outside edge of an area or object that is round or curved, or the length of this edge: the circumference of an orange
Translations of “circumference”
in Arabic مُحيط الدائرة…
in Korean 원주…
in Malaysian lilitan…
in French circonférence…
in Turkish daire çevresi, çember…
in Italian circonferenza…
in Chinese (Traditional) 圓周, 周長, 周線…
in Russian окружность…
in Polish obwód…
in Vietnamese chu vi…
in Spanish circunferencia…
in Portuguese circunferência…
in Thai เส้นรอบวง…
in German der Umfang…
in Catalan circumferència…
in Japanese 円周…
in Indonesian keliling, lingkaran…
in Chinese (Simplified) 圆周, 周长, 周线…
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