Per`i*e"cians (?), n. pl.

See Periecians.


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Per`i*e"ci, Per`i*e"cians, n. pl. [NL. perioeci, fr. Gr. ; around + house, dwelling.]

Those who live on the same parallel of latitude but on opposite meridians, so that it is noon in one place when it is midnight in the other. Compare Anteci.


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