Word of the Day; 2/21/18

Today’s Word of the Day for February 21st, 2018, is, “ demarcate.”

 

Pronunciation: (dih-MAHR-kayt)

 

Definition: 1- to fix or define the limits of : delimit

2- to set apart : distinguish

 

Part of Speech: verb

 

Did You Know: Scholars think it may have descended from the Italian verb, “marcare.”

 

Sentence: We thought it would be a good idea to renovate the dilapidated building, since it has been demarcated as an important part of the town’s history.            

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