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outer

adjective

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situated on the outside or farther out
  • the outer edge of the blade of your figure skate always wears out faster than the inner because you use it more

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The first known use of outer was in the 13th century

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“Outer.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/outer. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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