From Latindelineatus, past participle of dēlīneo (“to sketch out, to delineate”), from de- + līnea (“line”)
Latin dēlīneāredēlīneāt-dē-de-līnealine, threadline1
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Delineate Sentence Examples
Use colors to clearly delineate the elements in your graphs.
In order to define the waistline, it's important to delineate the bosom from the belly area.
Delineate each area where a specific color will be used with a line on the paper to mark the difference.
The middle-school years are also key for self-development, but since young kids don't have occupations and families to delineate their purposes, they rely on favorite actors, television series, and film icons to express themselves.
In an L shaped kitchen, an island can further delineate the space between the open end of the kitchen and the rest of the house.