• (verb): Be around.
    Example: "Developments surround the town"
    Synonyms: environ, encircle, circle, round, ring
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on surround:

Rear/back Center Channel
6.1 channel surround systems such as Dolby Pro Logic IIx, Dolby Digital EX and DTS-ES use a single rear surround channel in addition to the traditional left and right surround channels ...
Speaker Cone
... is many times also referred to as the cone/surround assembly to include the outer suspension called the surround ... The purpose of the cone/surround assembly is to accurately reproduce the voice coil signal waveform ... The ideal for a cone/surround assembly is an extended range of linearity or "pistonic" motion characterized by i) minimal acoustical breakup of the cone material, ii) minimal standing wave ...
The Simpsons (season 20) - DVD Release
... Dolby Digital 5.1, with subtitles) Spanish (Dolby Surround, with subtitles) Portuguese (Dolby Surround, with subtitles) Czech (Dolby Surround, with subtitles) French (Canadian) (Dolby Surround ...
Michael Bishop (sound Engineer)
... and 1997) for Best-Engineered Classical Recording and Best Surround Album ... He also received the award for Best Surround Mix – Orchestral, 2004 Surround Music Awards ...
Tracheobronchial Injury - Anatomy
... The trachea is stabilized and kept open by rings made of cartilage that surround the front and sides of the structure these rings are not closed and do not surround the back ... Anatomical structures that surround and protect the tracheobronchial tree include the lungs, the esophagus, large blood vessels, the rib cage, the thoracic spine, and the sternum ...

More definitions of "surround":

  • (verb): Extend on all sides of simultaneously; encircle.
    Synonyms: skirt, border
  • (verb): Envelop completely.
    Synonyms: smother

Famous quotes containing the word surround:

    Immortality is what nature possesses without effort and without anybody’s assistance, and immortality is what the mortals must therefore try to achieve if they want to live up to the world into which they were born, to live up to the things which surround them and to whose company they are admitted for a short while.
    Hannah Arendt (1906–1975)

    Rivers of wings surround us and vast tribulation.
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    A town is saved, not more by the righteous men in it than by the woods and swamps that surround it.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)