Definition of Surround. Meaning of Surround. Synonyms of Surround

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Definition of Surround

Surround
Surround Sur*round", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Surrounded; p. pr. & vb. n. Surrounding.] [OF. suronder to overflow, LL. superundare; fr. L. super over + undare to rise in waves, overflow, fr. unda wave. The English sense is due to the influence of E. round. See Super-, and Undulate, and cf. Abound.] 1. To inclose on all sides; to encompass; to environ. 2. To lie or be on all sides of; to encircle; as, a wall surrounds the city. But could instead, and ever-during dark Surrounds me. --Milton. 3. To pass around; to travel about; to circumnavigate; as, to surround the world. [Obs.] --Fuller. 4. (Mil.) To inclose, as a body of troops, between hostile forces, so as to cut off means of communication or retreat; to invest, as a city. Syn: To encompass; encircle; environ; invest; hem in; fence about.
Surround
Surround Sur*round", n. A method of hunting some animals, as the buffalo, by surrounding a herd, and driving them over a precipice, into a ravine, etc. [U.S.] --Baird.

Meaning of Surround from wikipedia

- Surround sound is a technique for enriching the fidelity and depth of sound reproduction by using multiple audio channels from speakers that surround...
- 5.1 surround sound ("five-point one") is the common name for surround sound audio systems. 5.1 is the most commonly used layout in home theatres. It uses...
- Center-surround antagonism refers to antagonistic interactions between center and surround regions of the receptive fields of photoreceptor cells in the...
- 7.1 surround sound is the common name for an eight-channel surround audio system commonly used in home theatre configurations. It adds two additional...
- Surrounded may refer to: The Surrounded, a 1936 novel by D'Arcy McNickle Surrounded, a 1974 novel by Dean Koontz writing as Brian Coffey Surrounded (band)...
- Surround sound is a type of multichannel audio. Surround may refer to: Surround channels, audio channels in surround sound Surround Video, Microsoft program...
- Surround channels are audio channels in surround sound multichannel audio. They primarily serve to deliver ambience and diffuse sounds in a film or music...
- center back surround channel for improved localization of effects. The extra surround channel is matrix encoded onto the discrete left surround and right...
- Surround SCM is a software configuration management application developed by Seapine Software, now owned by Perforce since 2017. Perforce integrated the...
- Logic is a surround sound processing technology developed by Dolby Laboratories, designed to decode soundtracks encoded with Dolby Surround. Dolby Stereo...