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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 en·vi·ron /ɪnˈvaɪrən, ˈvaɪ(ə)rn/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 En·vi·ron, adv.  About; around. [Obs.]
    Lord Godfrey's eye three times environ goes.   --Fairfax.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 En·vi·ron v. t. [imp. & p. p. Environed p. pr. & vb. n. Environing.]  To surround; to encompass; to encircle; to hem in; to be round about; to involve or envelop.
 Dwelling in a pleasant glade,
 With mountains round about environed.   --Spenser.
    Environed he was with many foes.   --Shak.
    Environ me with darkness whilst I write.   --Donne.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      v : be around; "Developments surround the town"; "The river
          encircles the village" [syn: surround, encircle, circle,
           round, ring]