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perimeter

1. Maths
a. the curve or line enclosing a plane area
b. the length of this curve or line
2. a medical instrument for measuring the limits of the field of vision

perimeter

[pə′rim·əd·ər]
(mathematics)
The total length of a closed curve; for example, the perimeter of a polygon is the total length of its sides.

perimeter

The boundary of a system or network, which defines the inside and outside. It is typically determined by firewalls and addresses. See DMZ.
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Like most double options, the drop option focuses on defeating the outside pursuit and enveloping the perimeter as quickly as possible.
It will be built along the perimeter wall on the north side, between the two dormitory blocks.
The critical infrastructure vertical has the highest share in the perimeter security market because the protection of critical entities such as nuclear power plants is of immense importance to the national security of a country.
Prior to joining Perimeter, Howard served as Chief Operating Officer of BT Counterpane where he led a team responsible for the development, implementation, operations, and marketing of BT Counterpane's product and service lines.
In the third quarter of this year Perimeter received two funding rounds totaling $104 million from Goldman Sachs, Bessemer Ventures and Stripes group.
The 9/11 attack has put perimeter security solutions' implementations on a high priority list in the region.
Davide Gaiotto will hold The Krembil Foundation Galileo Galilei Chair in Theoretical Physics at Perimeter Institute
Perimeter will maintain Message Secure's head office in Lowell MA.
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Under his direction, Perimeter has become one of the leading centres for theoretical physics in the world.
The Company's LD400 VFS is the only perimeter to utilize the patented "kinetic fixation" technology along with fast-threshold exam strategies.