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verb (used with object)
  1. demarcate.
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Origin of demark

First recorded in 1825–35; de- + mark1
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Related Words for demark

inhibit, narrow, decrease, shorten, reduce, restrain, impede, diminish, curb, regulate, hamper, define, cramp, chain, bound, enclose, surround, circumscribe, tether, check

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Historical Examples of demark

  • 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


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

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