Circumscription vs Circumscriptively - What's the difference?

circumscription | circumscriptively |


As a noun circumscription

is the act of circumscribing or the quality of being circumscribed.

As an adverb circumscriptively is

in a circumscriptive manner.

circumscription

Noun

(en noun)
  • the act of circumscribing or the quality of being circumscribed
  • anything that circumscribes or a circumscribed area
  • (taxonomy) the definition of what does and does not belong to a given taxon, from a particular taxonomic viewpoint or taxonomic system.
  • The circumscription in the APG system of the family'' Malvaceae ''includes the former families Bombacaceae, Sterculiaceae and Tiliaceae.
  • An electoral district; used often in texts treating electoral systems in Romance countries.
  • circumscriptively

    English

    Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • In a circumscriptive manner
  • With regard to circumscription