Origin of circumscription
Related formscir·cum·scrip·tive, adjectivecir·cum·scrip·tive·ly, adverbnon·cir·cum·scrip·tive, adjective
Examples from the Web for circumscription
One short distribution and circumscription of historical ages will soon place matters in a more hopeful aspect.The Posthumous Works of Thomas De Quincey, Vol. II (2 vols)|Thomas De Quincey
In educational matters it falls within the circumscription of the acadmie of Toulouse.
Every passer-by might note the limit and circumscription dividing the new place from the ancient seat of the lords of the manor.
They were sensible that this province admitted not of any exact boundary or circumscription.
Thus in measure as the Referendum comes into play does the circumscription practicing it become a complete community.