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Meaning of ENVIRONS

Pronunciation:  en'vIrunz

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the area in which something exists or lives; "the country--the flat agricultural surround"
 

ENVIRONS is a 8 letter word that starts with E.

 

 Synonyms: environment, surround, surroundings
 
 See Also: ambiance, ambience, element, geographic area, geographic region, geographical area, geographical region, habitat, medium, melting pot, parts, scene, setting

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\En*vi"rons\ (?; 277), n. pl. [F.]
The parts or places which surround another place, or lie in
its neighborhood; suburbs; as, the environs of a city or
town. --Chesterfield.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: airspace, alentours, ambience, ambit, approach, approximation, area, belt, borderlands, boundary, bounds, circle, circuit, circumambiencies, circumjacencies, circumstances, closeness, compass, confines, context, continental shelf, convergence, corridor, country, department, district, division, entourage, environing circumstances, environment, foreground, fringes, gestalt, ground, habitat, heartland, hinterland, immediacy, immediate foreground, land, limits, locality, milieu, nearness, neighborhood, nighness, offshore rights, outposts, outskirts, part, parts, perimeter, periphery, place, precinct, precincts, premises, propinquity, proximity, purlieus, quarter, region, salient, section, situation, soil, space, suburbs, surroundings, terrain, territory, three-mile limit, total environment, twelve-mile limit, vicinage, vicinity, zone
 

 

 

 

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