Translation of "delineate" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb /(British ) diˈliniˌeit; (American) diˈliniːˌeit/

(formal) to describe or portray something in detail or very accurately

The postholder’s responsibilities are precisely delineated in the contract.

(formal) to show the exact limit or border of something

The Durand Line was drawn up by the British in 1893 to delineate the boundary between what was then British India and the Kingdom of Afghanistan.
delineation noun

A legal description provides an exact delineation of the property boundaries.

(Translation of “delineate” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)