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de·mar·ca·tion

(dē'mar-kā'shŭn),
A setting of limits; a boundary.
[Fr. fr. L. de, from, + Mediev. L. marco, to mark]
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demarcation

Forming a plane of separation between living and dead tissue, as in dry GANGRENE.
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de·mar·ca·tion

(dēmahr-kāshŭn)
A setting of limits; a boundary.
[Fr. fr. L. de, from, + Mediev. L. marco, to mark]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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The function of the tripartite committee is to demarcate the maritime line.
Iran has reached initial agreements to demarcate its maritime borders with Bahrain and Qatar, the pan-Arab daily AL HAYAT reported on Thursday.
Senior Israeli officials said last week they could demarcate their final border by 2008 and will only wait until the end of this year to see if Palestinians are willing to negotiate a border.
Shiozaki is expected to discuss a bilateral dispute involving the South Korea-controlled islets in the Sea of Japan after South Korea planned to name seafloor topography near the islets and a meeting possibly in May to demarcate their exclusive economic zones in the waters near the islets.
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Instrumenting an application involves writing additional code within it to detect, demarcate, and report transaction milestones.
Taylor's view is that they are talking publicly, to each other and to other audiences, so that rhetoric, too, has a useful perspective from which to "demarcate" science.
Summary: All eyes have been fixed on south Lebanon as the country engages in U.S.-sponsored negotiations to demarcate its maritime border with Israel, ahead of Lebanon's first offshore hydrocarbon exploration planned for later this year.
ISLAMABAD -- The Capital Development Authority (CDA) and Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) administration have decided to formally demarcate land on Park Road following directives from the Islamabad High Court.
Under this campaign, a yellow line is drawn to demarcate a tobacco-free zone.
Before the announcement, some villagers were still building their homes while others managed to demarcate their unlawful properties with wooden poles They were also prepared to build more houses on the beach in Damnak Chang'aeur district's Angkaol commune, according to district governor Kim Channy.
The two countries held a series of meetings from 7 to 11 December on how to demarcate the 80% non-disputed zones of the 2,010-km border between the two countries.