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confines

Synonyms of confines in English:

plural noun

  • recorded whale song was used to entice the whales out of the confines of Scapa Flow
    limits, outer limits, borders, boundaries, margins, extremities, edges, fringes, marches;
    periphery, perimeter, circumference, compass, precinct, pale
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