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circumference
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition the boundary or the length of the boundary around a circle
  • The wide circumference of an elaborate ruff, beneath his grey beard, in the antiquated fashion of King James's reign, caused his head to look not a little like that of John the Baptist in a charger.
    Chapter 8 -- The Elf-child and the Minister (2% in)

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