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Definition of Peripheral


  1. Of or pertaining to a periphery; constituting a periphery; peripheric.
  2. External; away from the center; as, the peripheral portion of the nervous system.

Peripheral Quotations

Management must speak with one voice. When it doesn't management itself becomes a peripheral opponent to the team's mission.
Pat Riley

I was a peripheral visionary. I could see the future, but only way off to the side.
Steven Wright

If we are to change our world view, images have to change. The artist now has a very important job to do. He's not a little peripheral figure entertaining rich people, he's really needed.
Vaclav Havel

While we women dilly-dally, making decisions, leaving jobs half done, forgetting where we've put the house keys while we water the Hoover and leave the laundry in the dishwasher, men, like blinkered horses, look straight ahead, oblivious to peripheral vision, where a discarded pile of wet towels might have caught their eye.
Mariella Frostrup

Yes, all fundamentalists feel that in a secular society, God has been relegated to the margin, to the periphery and they are all in different ways seeking to drag him out of that peripheral position, back to center stage.
Karen Armstrong
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Peripheral Translations

peripheral in Dutch is rand-, buiten-
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