Synonym: perimeter. Similar words: circumstance, reference, inference, deference, conference, difference, preference, circumspect. Meaning: [sə'kʌmfərəns] n. 1. the size of something as given by the distance around it 2. the boundary line encompassing an area or object 3. the length of the closed curve of a circle.

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1. It's a mile round the

*circumference*of the field.2. The diameter and the

*circumference*of a circle correlate.3. The earth's

*circumference*is more than 40000 kilometres.4. The island is 3.5 km in

*circumference*.5. The lake is twenty miles in

*circumference*.6. The earth is almost 25 000 miles in

*circumference*.7. The island is only nine miles in

*circumference*.8. Draw a circle 30 centimetres in

*circumference*.9. The lake is thirty li in

*circumference*.10. The

*circumference*of the earth is almost 25000 miles/The earth is almost 25000 miles in circumference.11. Early mapmakers often underestimated the earth's

*circumference*.12. The center and

*circumference*of all democracy!13. The cable is 1 meter in

*circumference*.14. Then place the point on the

*circumference*of the circle and make an arc as shown.15. The ropes were five inches in

*circumference*and made of best manila[sentencedict.com],(Sentencedict.com ) but they had snapped like cotton.16. There are columns around the

*circumference*of the Sanctuary, and various marble incrustations cover the inner walls.17. Consider figure 6. 2; there the unit length

*circumference*of the circle represents all potential varieties.18. You find out how many diameters make a

*circumference*! Good grief, have you no brains at all?20. Cut the salmon into long strips and wrap it round the

*circumference*of the bread.22. Trim the edges so they are straight and even, and cut the strip so that it measures the

*circumference*of the cake.23. The trend in cardiovascular mortality with external conjugate was abolished by allowing for head

*circumference*.24. The remaining half circle is then divided up by marking 180 equally spaced dashes along the

*circumference*of the semicircle.25. I personally would have prefered two millimetres, the full width of tread and full

*circumference*.26. These were grouped into four sets of four placed at 90 intervals round the

*circumference*of the module.27. This is about two and one-half times less than the actual

*circumference*of about 25, 000 miles.28. Instead, a trap baited with jelly and syrup was rigged close to the fresher

*circumference*of tracks.29. The Vesica piscis On the diameter of a circle an equilateral triangle is described centrally such that its apex just touches the

*circumference*.30. Next, a smaller circle, the epicycle, was drawn with its center on the

*circumference*on the deferent.More similar words: circumstance, reference, inference, deference, conference, difference, preference, circumspect, interference, indifference, circumstantial, circumlocution, circumnavigate, circumscription, make a difference, coherence, reverence, circus, circuit, irreverence, circulate, circuitous, circulation, different, referendum, deferential, indifferent, deferentially, preferential, differentiate.