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environing

verb
present participle of environ

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to form a circle around
  • a decaying, impoverished city environed by affluent suburbs

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“Environing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/environing. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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