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demark

[dih-mahrk]
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verb (used with object)
  1. demarcate.

Origin of demark

First recorded in 1825–35; de- + mark1
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Examples from the Web for demark

Historical Examples

  • One hundred meters north and one hundred metres south of the statue are two iron poles named "itos" which demark the boundary.

    Journeys and Experiences in Argentina, Paraguay, and Chile

    Henry Stephens


Word Origin and History for demark

v.

1650s, abstracted from demarcation and altered by influence of mark (v.).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper