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  1. peri-prefix

    around or surrounding:

    perimeter

    Etymology: From περί.

  2. peri-prefix

    near:

    perinatal

    Etymology: From περί.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Peri-

    a prefix used to signify around, by, near, over, beyond, or to give an intensive sense; as, perimeter, the measure around; perigee, point near the earth; periergy, work beyond what is needed; perispherical, quite spherical

    Etymology: [Gr. peri`, prep.]

Entomology

  1. Peri-

    round about.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of peri- in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of peri- in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of peri- in a Sentence

  1. Richard Isaacson:

    I wholly agree with this statement but for women in the peri-menopause and early menopause, hormone replacement therapy may sometimes be considered based on a variety of other factors.

  2. Robert Eckel:

    Cardiovascular disease screening remains important for all adults including men and women, perhaps the frequency of evaluation should be more emphasized in this important peri-menopausal interval( between ages 45-55) in women - more science needed here.

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