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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Surrounding; all around.

Usage examples (35)
  • What is the ambient temperature of the water?
  • The ambient air
  • Just finished this book: five hundred pages of almost everything loosely associable with the term ambient music in the twentieth century.
  • "realtime search," as the consumption of this signal will predominantly be in what I call ambient streams. for more
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