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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A conceptual separation or distinction; The boundary of a specific area.

Usage examples (37)
  • It may be that demarcation is more of a protectionist strategy than a progressive one.
  • I am not suggesting that demarcation is "useless" rhetoric – quite the opposite actually.
  • However, he said, that now that the rainy season has ended, physical border demarcation is possible even in the disputed areas.
  • Sir Henry Mortimer Durand had decreed so in 1893 with an imperious gesture, and his arbitrary demarcation is still known as the Durand Line. for more
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