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Synonyms for encircling

Verb

1. encircle, circle, shape, form
usage: form a circle around; "encircle the errors"
2. gird, encircle, bind
usage: bind with something round or circular

Adjective

1. encircling(prenominal), skirting(prenominal), peripheral (vs. central)
usage: being all around the edges; enclosing; "his encircling arms"; "the room's skirting board needs painting"
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