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demarcation 中文解釋 wordnet sense Collocation Usage
Noun
/ˌdēmärˈkāSHən/,
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demarcations, plural;
  1. The action of fixing the boundary or limits of something
    • - the demarcation of the maritime border
  2. A dividing line
    • - a horizontal band that produces a distinct demarcation two inches from the top

  1. limit: the boundary of a specific area
  2. line: a conceptual separation or distinction; "there is a narrow line between sanity and insanity"
  3. (demarcate) separate clearly, as if by boundaries
  4. (demarcate) set, mark, or draw the boundaries of something
  5. (Demarcated) A demarcation line means simply a boundary around a specific area, but is commonly used to denote a temporary geopolitical border, often agreed upon as part of an armistice or ceasefire.
  6. The act of marking off a boundary or setting a limit, notably by belligerents signing a treaty or ceasefire; A limit thus fixed, in full demarcation line; Any strictly defined separation
  7. (Demarcate) To separate, or to indicate the interface between two areas
  8. (demarcate) (v) çеklеrgе, tıyarģa
  9. boundary is actually marked on the ground w/ wall, fence, posts,… (too expensive or impractical for most borders to be demarcated)
  10. in medical nanorobotics, a crude form of functional navigation in which artificial conditions detectable by in vivo medical nanorobots are created at or near the target treatment site, such as warm or cold spots, pressure spots, or injected chemical plumes.
  11. The point between the wiring that comes in from your local telephone company and the wiring you install to hook up your telephone system to the point where the telco's responsibility to maintain or replace lines or equipment ends and a subscriber's begins. ...
  12. Defines the point at which ownership or responsibility for operating and maintaining facilities passes from one party to another. It can be a discrete physical device such as a jack or a virtual location such as the main telephone room.
  13. In masonry, a fixed line for making a boundary limit.
  14. An exclusive right that restricts a specific type of work to members of a particular union. In practice, it operates as a form of job protection.