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perimeter
used in The Lost Hero

3 uses
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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
  • Tall brick walls with lights and security cameras surrounded the perimeter, but now Leo could see or rather sense—just how well those walls were defended.
    Chapter 30 (86% in)
  • Then, on the riverbanks, Leo spotted a white mansion with a huge snowy lawn inside a tall brick perimeter fence—like some rich person's private compound, all of it blazing with light.
    Chapter 30 (29% in)
  • My Hunters are holding a perimeter around the mansion, but we'll be overrun any minute.
    Chapter 48 (30% in)

There are no more uses of "perimeter" in The Lost Hero.

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