inlying

/ˈɪnlaɪɪŋ/ (say 'inluying)

adjective
1. lying within.
2. lying towards or close to a point regarded as central: inlying suburbs.
3. (of ships, islands, etc.) near the coast.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • inlying — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ within or near a centre …   English terms dictionary

  • inlying — in·ly·ing (ĭnʹlī ĭng) adj. Located farther in: navigated the river and its inlying tributaries. * * * …   Universalium

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  • inlying — [ ɪnlʌɪɪŋ] adjective within or near a centre …   English new terms dictionary

  • inlying — adj. situated within, or near a centre …   Useful english dictionary

  • Inlying picket — Picket Pick et, n. [F. piquet, properly dim. of pique spear, pike. See {Pike}, and cf. {Piquet}.] 1. A stake sharpened or pointed, especially one used in fortification and encampments, to mark bounds and angles; or one used for tethering horses.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • inlying picket — noun see picket I …   Useful english dictionary

  • outlying picket — Picket Pick et, n. [F. piquet, properly dim. of pique spear, pike. See {Pike}, and cf. {Piquet}.] 1. A stake sharpened or pointed, especially one used in fortification and encampments, to mark bounds and angles; or one used for tethering horses.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Picket — Pick et, n. [F. piquet, properly dim. of pique spear, pike. See {Pike}, and cf. {Piquet}.] 1. A stake sharpened or pointed, especially one used in fortification and encampments, to mark bounds and angles; or one used for tethering horses. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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