Delimit in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Delimit

to measure or set physical boundaries

Examples of Delimit in a sentence

After the conflict broke out in Yugoslavia, world leaders came together to delimit boundaries and break the region into individual countries.  🔊

Napoleon sent out stealthy scouts to delimit the scope of the areas he wished to conquer and estimate the number of soldiers necessary to succeed.  🔊

The property appraiser walked from one side of the property to the other in order to delimit and estimate the total square feet.  🔊

After WWI, the Treaty of Versailles was written to delimit new boundaries between territories and to create new countries.  🔊

Rulers in the Baltic region came together to delimit which parts of each of their countries could be used to build a new pipeline and which areas were off limits.  🔊

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