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## Definition

the outer edge

The exact meaning of

*perimeter*can depend upon its context. For example:*"Stay inside the defensive perimeter."*— the outer edges of the area that is defended*"It is common on the city's perimeter."*— the outer edges of the city*"What is the perimeter of the square?"*— the sum of the length of the sides of a geometric shape

- As she spoke, great spotlights raked the compound, missing them by inches and seeking the outer
__perimeter__of wire fence and mine fields and the woods beyond, where Hannah thought she saw shadows chasing shadows into the dark trees.Chapter 17 (71% in)

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*The Devils Arithmetic*.
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