adverb see circumambient

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • circumambiently — See circumambience. * * * …   Universalium

  • circumambient — adjective Etymology: Late Latin circumambient , circumambiens, present participle of circumambire to surround in a circle, from Latin circum + ambire to go around more at ambient Date: 1633 being on all sides ; encompassing • circumambiently… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Choir — For other uses, see Choir (disambiguation). A choir, chorale or chorus is a musical ensemble of singers. Choral music, in turn, is the music written specifically for such an ensemble to perform. A body of singers who perform together as a group… …   Wikipedia

  • circumambient — circumambience, circumambiency, n. circumambiently, adv. /serr keuhm am bee euhnt/, adj. surrounding; encompassing: circumambient gloom. [1625 35; < LL circumambient (s. of circumambiens). See CIRCUM , AMBIENT] * * * …   Universalium