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July 17, 2005

Word of the Week #12


demarcate \dih-MAR-kayt\ verb

1 : to mark the limits of : delimit
2 : to set apart : separate

Example sentence:
The large map on the wall of campaign headquarters was marked with red lines demarcating all of the voting districts in the city.

Thank you Merriam-Webster Online

Posted by Sissy at July 17, 2005 10:57 PM | TrackBack

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When in need of supplies, one usually goes to demarcate.

Posted by: That 1 Guy at July 17, 2005 10:59 PM