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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Circumferential  \Cir*cum`fer*en"tial\,  a.  [LL. 
  circumferentialis.] 
  Pertaining  to  the  circumference;  encompassing;  encircling; 
  circuitous.  --Parkhurst. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  circumferential 
  adj  :  lying  around  or  just  outside  the  edges  or  outskirts; 
  "circumferential  highways  around  cities" 
  n  :  takes  traffic  around  the  edge  of  a  town  [syn:  {bypass},  {ring 
  road}] 




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