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ArabicEdit

EtymologyEdit

Derived from the active participle of the verb أَحَاطَ(ʾaḥāṭa, to surround, enclose, contain, encircle, know completely), from the root ح و ط(ḥ-w-ṭ).

AdjectiveEdit

مُحِيط ‎(muḥīṭ) ‎(feminine مُحِيطَة(muḥīṭa), masculine plural مُحِيطُون(muḥīṭūn))

  1. whole
  2. overall
  3. thorough

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NounEdit

مُحِيط ‎(muḥīṭm ‎(plural مُحِيطَات(muḥīṭāt))

  1. ocean
  2. surroundings
  3. ecology
  4. circumference
  5. perimeter

DeclensionEdit