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English definition of “out-”


prefix (NOT CENTRAL)    /aʊt-/
used to add the meaning 'not central ' to nouns and adjectives : the outskirts of town (= the areas that form the edge of the town )Edges and extremities of objectsSurfaces of objects
(Definition of out- prefix (NOT CENTRAL) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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