Demarcate vs Delimitation - What's the difference?

demarcate | delimitation |


As a verb demarcate

is to mark the limits or boundaries of something; to delimit.

As a noun delimitation is

delimitation.

demarcate

English

Verb

(demarcat)
  • To mark the limits or boundaries of something; to delimit.
  • * {{quote-book
  • , year=1907 , author=George Curzon , title= , passage=Small Committees of officials are frequently appointed in advance to consider the geographical, topographical, and ethnological evidence that is forthcoming, and to construct a tentative line for their respective Governments; this, after much debate, is embodied in a treaty, which provides for the appointment of Commissioners to demarcate the line upon the spot and submit it for ratification by the principals.}}
  • To mark the difference between two causes of action; to distinguish.
  • Synonyms

    * (to mark the limits or boundaries) (l), (l), (l)

    Anagrams

    * ----

    delimitation

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • The act of delimiting something.
  • A limit or boundary.
  • Anagrams

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