Their conversation goes on for several minutes as they drive the periphery of New York.
They are Kurds, Iraqis, Somalis, Turks, Bosnians, who live on the periphery of the city.
Most of the French Quarter had no flooding, though some places on the periphery had a little flooding, which caused problems.
He just walked around the periphery of the development and proceeded on.
Drugs have been on the periphery of the California wine scene going back a long time.
An angle in the periphery is an angle comprehended of two right lines inscribed, and jointly bounded or meeting in the periphery.
So the intervals will be equal in the directions both of the periphery and of the length.
Consolidated Pemmican, once the center of my business existence, was now but a minor point on its periphery.
So a circle is a figure: Because it is a plaine every way bounded with one periphery.
We officers were put in tents in a small palm and pomegranate thicket at the periphery of the hospital area.
late 14c., "atmosphere around the earth," from Old French periferie (Modern French périphérie), from Medieval Latin periferia, from Late Latin peripheria, from Greek peripheria "circumference, outer surface, line round a circular body," literally "a carrying around," from peripheres "rounded, moving round, revolving," peripherein "carry or move round," from peri- "round about" (see peri-) + pherein "to carry" (see infer). Meaning "outside boundary of a surface" attested in English from 1570s; general sense of "boundary" is from 1660s.
periphery pe·riph·er·y (pə-rĭf'ə-rē)
The outermost part or region within a precise boundary; the part away from center.
The outer surface of a solid.