HyperDic: bounds

English > 1 sense of the word bounds:
NOUNlocationbounds, boundary, boundthe line or plane indicating the limit or extent of something
bounds > pronunciation
English > bounds: 1 sense > noun 1, location
MeaningThe line or plane indicating the limit or extent of something.
Synonymsboundary, bound
InstancesMohorovicic discontinuity, MohoThe boundary between the Earth's crust and the underlying mantle
RubiconThe boundary in ancient times between Italy and Gaul
Narrowerboundary line, border, borderline, delimitation, meteA line that indicates a boundary
bourn, bourneAn archaic term for a boundary
city lineThe boundary of a city
county lineThe boundary between two counties / counties
district lineThe boundary between two districts
edge, borderThe boundary of a surface
endA boundary marking the extremities of something
frontierAn international boundary or the area (often fortified) immediately inside the boundary
hairlineThe natural margin formed by hair on the head
heliopauseThe boundary marking the edge of the sun's influence
limit, demarcation, demarcation lineThe boundary of a specific area
outline, lineationThe line that appears to bound an object
shorelineA boundary line between land and water
surfaceThe extended two-dimensional outer boundary of a three-dimensional object
BroaderextremityThe outermost or farthest region or point
Spanishfrontera, límite
Catalanfrontera, límit

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