Anonymous asked in Education & ReferenceWords & Wordplay · 1 decade ago

Word With The Root Word "Peri"?

wats a word w/ the root word peri?

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  • sc
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    1 decade ago
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    "peri" means "around," so:

    periscope: an optical instrument that provides a view of an otherwise obstructed field.

    peripheral: outer boundary.

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  • strang
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    3 years ago

    Peri Root Word

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  • 1 decade ago

    Perimeter uses it as a prefix.

    (the perimeter of a shape in geometry/math is the measure of the outside of the shape.)

    Also, in Anatomy a perimysium is a membrane that surrounds muscles.

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