What does demarcate mean?

Definitions for demarcatedɪˈmɑr keɪt, ˈdi mɑrˌkeɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. demarcate(verb)

    separate clearly, as if by boundaries

  2. demarcate, delimit, delimitate(verb)

    set, mark, or draw the boundaries of something


  1. demarcate(Verb)

    to mark the limits or boundaries of something; to delimit

  2. demarcate(Verb)

    to mark the difference between two causes of action; to distinguish

  3. Origin: Back-formation of demarcation.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Demarcate(verb)

    to mark by bounds; to set the limits of; to separate; to discriminate

  2. Origin: [See Demarcation.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of demarcate in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of demarcate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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