surround with

surround someone or something with someone or something

to encircle or enclose someone or something with people, something, or things. We surrounded him with his friends as he lay in the hospital bed. We surrounded the tree with wire netting to protect it against rabbits. They surrounded the display of jewels with guards.
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The four surround zones incorporate the traditional Left Surround and Right Surround with new Back Surround Left and Back Surround Right zones.
We are excited to showcase the benefits of MP3 Surround with this hardware implementation, which paves the way for further product developments by our licensees.
Harald Popp, Head of the Multimedia Realtime Systems department at Fraunhofer IIS, describes Ensonido as the key to enjoying MP3 Surround with portable devices like personal digital assistants and mobile phones.
to include mp3 and, in the future, mp3 SURROUND technology, in all DivX(R) software and consumer electronics offerings, allowing over 160 million DivX(R) users the opportunity to enjoy the small file size and the high audio quality of mp3 SURROUND with their video files.
A British-invented system, Ambisonic technology records a 360 degree sound field using a "single point" microphone with four capsules that is then "UHJ-encoded" to provide a two-channel stereo signal, so that it is compatible with all standard playback equipment, but can be decoded back to four-channel surround with the appropriate equipment.