define

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define limits circumscribe
define limit or boundary circumscribe , delimit , demarcate
any process serving to define the shape of something defining , shaping
difficult to define or describe elusive
(baseball) a ball struck with the bat so that it stays between the lines (the foul lines) that define the width of the playing field fair ball
(baseball) a ball struck with the bat so that it does not stay between the lines (the foul lines) that define the width of the playing field foul ball
collection of rules and procedures and conventions that define accepted accounting practice; includes broad guidelines as well as detailed procedures GAAP , generally accepted accounting practices
being within certain limits that define the range of normal functioning normalcy , normality
small markers inserted into a surface to mark scores or define locations etc. peg , pin
fundamental feeling that is hard to define but that people desire to experience pleasance , pleasure
(law) a conference held before the trial begins to bring the parties together to outline discovery proceedings and to define the issues to be tried; more useful in civil than in criminal cases pretrial , pretrial conference
directions that define the way a game or sport is to be conducted rule
(biology) the taxonomic group whose characteristics are used to define the next higher taxon type
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