A source told The Sun newspaper: 'Officially the crime scene is the chateau and its environs.
The city and its environs are where lasagna, tortellini, and Bolognese sauce—not to mention bologna—originated.
Critics thought the installation was an indictment of the lack of freedom in such Soviet environs.
"outskirts," 1660s, from French environs, plural of Old French environ "compass, circuit," from environ (adv.) "around, round about" (see environ).