Share this entry

Share this page

circumference

Pronunciation: /sərˈkʌmfərəns; səˈkʌmfərəns/

Translation of circumference in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • circunferencia (feminine) two meters in circumference dos metros de circunferencia
    Example sentences
    • A hailstone with a 7-inch diameter and a circumference of 18.75 inches was recently named the largest hailstone ever recovered in the United States.
    • After measuring a drum shade, add 1 inch to the circumference and 3 inches to the height.
    • The winner of the under ten category was Scarlet, whose pumpkin had a circumference of 57 inches.

Definition of circumference in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day zapatazo
m
blow with a shoe …
Cultural fact of the day

Did you know Mexico City has twenty daily newspapers? The morning daily Excelsior (www.excelsior.com.mx), established in 1917, is often considered the nation's best and one of the most important newspapers of the Spanish-speaking world. La Jornada is another important daily, and there is an English-language daily, The News.