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periphery

 [pĕ-rif´er-e]
an outward structure or surface; the portion of a system outside the central region.

pe·riph·e·ry

(pĕ-rif'ĕ-rē),
1. The part of a body away from the center; the outer part or surface.
2. Synonym(s): denture border
[G. periphereia, fr. peri, around, + pherō, to carry]

periphery

/pe·riph·ery/ (pĕ-rif´er-e) an outward surface or structure; the portion of a system outside the central region.periph´eral

periphery

(pə-rĭf′ə-rē)
n. pl. peripher·ies
1. A line that forms the boundary of an area; a perimeter.
2. The outside surface of an object.
3. The area along a boundary; the margin.
4. An area of secondary status or lesser importance: works that have been relegated to the periphery of literary studies.

periphery

[pərif′ərē]
Etymology: Gk, peri, around, phereia, boundary
1 parts or areas near or outside a perimeter or boundary.
2 the outer body parts, such as the skin or limbs.

pe·riph·e·ry

(pĕr-if'ĕr-ē)
1. The part of a body away from the center; the outer part or surface.
2. Synonym(s): denture border.
[G. periphereia, fr. peri, around, + pherō, to carry]

pe·riph·e·ry

(pĕr-if'ĕr-ē)
1. Synonym(s): denture border.
2. The part of a body away from the center.
[G. periphereia, fr. peri, around, + pherō, to carry]

periphery (pərif´erē),

periphery

an outward structure or surface; the portion of a system outside the central region.
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Investors suddenly realised that the periphery countries could not necessarily pay back their debts, and that more importantly, there was no guarantee that the core countries would bail out their debts within the single currency system (Pisani-Ferry, 2014).
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One could easily argue that the transformation of the conservative periphery has been completed.
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