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Definition of Surrounding

Surrounding
Surrounding Sur*round"ing, a. Inclosing; encircling.
Surrounding
Surrounding Sur*round"ing, n. 1. An encompassing. 2. pl. The things which surround or environ; external or attending circumstances or conditions.
Surrounding
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.

Meaning of Surrounding from wikipedia

- Surroundings are the area around a given physical or geographical point or place. The exact definition depends on the field. Surroundings can also be used...
- A surrounding net is a fishing net which surrounds fish and other aquatic animals on the sides and underneath. It is typically used by commercial fishers...
- firefighters, and 71 law enforcement officers who were in the towers and in the surrounding area died in the attacks, as well as 147 civilians and the 10 hijackers...
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- article outlines, in chronological order, the various controversies surrounding or involving the BBC. The BBC was established as the privately controlled...
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