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  • ‎(plural termination shocks) (astronomy) the boundary marking one of the outer limits of the Sun's influence, where the solar wind dramatically slows (astronomy)
    620 bytes (60 words) - 18:23, 22 July 2016
  • (mathematics) The sum of the distance of all the lengths of the sides of an object. (mathematics) The length of such a boundary. The outer limits of an area
    3 KB (122 words) - 13:22, 22 July 2016
  • bow wave ‎(plural bow waves) The wave that forms at the bow of a ship as it moves through the water, and defines the outer limits of the ship's wake.
    230 bytes (38 words) - 07:06, 10 July 2016
  • (geometry) perimeter (the length of the outline of an object) perimeter (outer limits of an area) perimeter (instrument for measuring the field of vision)
    525 bytes (33 words) - 18:40, 17 August 2014
  • sphere (category Terms with manual transliterations different from the automated ones)
    it, sideways, or over it. (astronomy, now rare) The apparent outer limit of space; the edge of the heavens, imagined as a hollow globe within which celestial
    12 KB (762 words) - 21:17, 21 July 2016
  • ‎(plural only) The farthest or exterior bounds; outer limits. (Can we find and add a quotation of Spenser to this entry?) outer limits Part or all
    311 bytes (73 words) - 18:21, 12 November 2015
  • several existing limits to executive power. Two drinks is my limit tonight. 1839, Charles Dickens, Nicholas Nickleby, chapter 21: It is the conductor which
    11 KB (716 words) - 14:46, 22 July 2016
  • outside (category Terms with manual transliterations different from the automated ones)
    outsides) The part of something that faces out; the outer surface. 1653, Thomas Urquhart (translator), François Rabelais, Gargantua, "The Author's Prologue
    16 KB (1,150 words) - 22:35, 21 July 2016
  • Any region of space beyond limits determined with reference to boundaries of a celestial system or body, especially the region of space immediately beyond
    3 KB (59 words) - 21:43, 5 July 2016
  • (transitive) To mark off the limits by stakes; as, to stake out land; to stake out a new road. 1918, Edgar Rice Burroughs, The Land That Time Forgot Chapter
    1 KB (146 words) - 17:09, 22 July 2016
  • situated; the universe beyond the earth's atmosphere. [from 17thc.] 1901, HG Wells, The First Men in the Moon: After all, to go into outer space is not
    28 KB (1,724 words) - 14:28, 22 July 2016
  • (plural exteriores) outside (outer surface) outside (the space beyond some limit or boundary) foreign countries (outer surface): lado de fora exterior m
    5 KB (417 words) - 21:36, 19 July 2016
  • from the need to draw lines outside the perimeter of the nine dots in the "nine dots" puzzle. outside the box (idiomatic) Beyond the bounds
    2 KB (98 words) - 15:49, 22 July 2016
  • Margery Allingham, chapter 14, in The China Governess[1]: Nanny Broome was looking up at the outer wall.  Just under the ceiling there were three lunette
    2 KB (105 words) - 09:49, 17 June 2016
  • foreign (category English words not following the I before E except after C rule)
    outside the legal town or parish limits. (obsolete, chiefly in the plural) An area of a monastery outside its legal limits or serving as an outer court
    15 KB (688 words) - 23:19, 21 July 2016
  • Dutch verschil ‎(“difference”) and schillen ‎(“to sperate the outer layer (schil) from the product”, verb). skill ‎(countable and uncountable, plural
    9 KB (614 words) - 19:26, 21 July 2016
  • a prison make, / Nor iron bars a cage. An outer framework of timber, enclosing something within it. the cage of a staircase (Can we find and add a quotation
    7 KB (402 words) - 23:11, 21 July 2016
  • trudge (category Word of the day archive)
    marks the farthest limit of human migration out of Africa in the middle Stone Age—the outer edge of our knowledge of the cosmos. I trudge to the caves
    3 KB (157 words) - 14:46, 22 July 2016
  • of using the word "but". It has to be done – no ifs or buts. (Scotland) The outer room of a small two-room cottage. A limit; a boundary. The end; especially
    23 KB (1,227 words) - 19:22, 21 July 2016
  • treated as the border between the Earth's atmosphere and outer space. It is defined as an altitude of 100km above sea level on Earth by the Fédération
    972 bytes (96 words) - 15:08, 27 April 2016

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