demarcator

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  • demarcator — n. someone or something that sets boundaries …   English contemporary dictionary

  • demarcator — de·mar·ca·tor …   English syllables

  • demarcator — də̇ˈmärˌkād.ər, dēˈ , (ˈ)dē(ˌ) ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷, mȧˌkād.ə(r), ātə noun ( s) : one that demarcates …   Useful english dictionary

  • demarcate — demarcator, n. /di mahr kayt, dee mahr kayt /, v.t., demarcated, demarcating. 1. to determine or mark off the boundaries or limits of: to demarcate a piece of property. 2. to separate distinctly: to demarcate the lots with fences. [1810 20; back… …   Universalium

  • Lillooet Country — The Lillooet Country, also referred to as the Lillooet District., is a region spanning from the central Fraser Canyon town of Lillooet west to the valley of the Lillooet River, and including the valleys in between, in the Southern Interior of… …   Wikipedia

  • demarcation — noun 1》 the action of fixing boundaries or limits.     ↘a dividing line. 2》 Brit. the practice of requiring that specific jobs be assigned to members of particular trade unions. Derivatives demarcate verb demarcator noun Origin C18: from Sp.… …   English new terms dictionary

  • landmark — n 1. guidepost, guide, cairn, milepost, distinctive feature, historic structure, Archaeology. menhir; seamark, beacon, lighthouse, buoy. 2. milestone, turning, critical point, crisis; Rubicon, decisive point; historic or significant event. 3.… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • demarcation — n. 1 the act of marking a boundary or limits. 2 the trade union practice of strictly assigning specific jobs to different unions. Phrases and idioms: demarcation dispute an inter union dispute about who does a particular job. Derivatives:… …   Useful english dictionary

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