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[しゅう()·へん()]
shuuhen
noun

English Meaning(s) for 周辺

noun
  1. circumference; outskirts; environs; around; in the area of; in the vicinity of
  2. (computer) peripheral

Definition and Synonyms for 周辺

Circumference the size of something as given by the distance around it
Synonyms: 円周, 周回, 周囲, 周囲長, 周辺, 外回り
Outskirts outlying areas (as of a city or town)
Synonyms: 出外れ, 出外れる, 周辺, 外れ, 外れる, 外辺, 町外れ
Neighbourhood a surrounding or nearby region
Synonyms: そば, あたり, ほとり, かたがた, かたわら, 付近, , , 側辺, 周り, 周囲, 周辺, 四囲, 四辺, 界隈, , , その辺, 辺り, 近い, 近く, 近傍, 近所, 近辺, 近間, 近隣, 間近, 間近い
Fringe the outside boundary or surface of something
Synonyms: 周囲, 周縁, 周辺, 外周, 外縁, 表面

Meanings for each kanji in 周辺

» circumference; circuit; lap
» environs; boundary; border; vicinity

Categories 周辺 is a member of

Size the physical magnitude of something (how big it is)
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Section a distinct region or subdivision of a territorial or political area or community or group of people
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Edge a line determining the limits of an area
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Sample Sentences for 周辺

The smaller planets hovering around the planet Jupiter reminded him of the guards surrounding a king when he walked outdoors, and Kepler called them satellites.
Noise is the most serious problem for those who live around the airports.
About 27,000 people live in and around Deal, but it has a small town center and it feels very much like a small town.
Blake loved to walk in the country round London.
The Arctic is the area round the North Pole.

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