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Dimension

Dimension

WordNet



noun


(1)   Magnitude or extent
"A building of vast proportions"
(2)   The magnitude of something in a particular direction (especially length or width or height)
(3)   A construct whereby objects or individuals can be distinguished
"Self-confidence is not an endearing property"
(4)   One of three Cartesian coordinates that determine a position in space

verb


(5)   Shape or form to required dimensions
(6)   Indicate the dimensions on
"These techniques permit us to dimension the human heart"
Wiktonary



English


Noun


  1. A single aspect of a given thing.
  2. A measure of spatial extent in a particular direction, such as height, width or breadth, or depth.
  3. A construct whereby objects or individuals can be distinguished.
  4. Any of the independent coordinates used to specify uniquely the location of a point in a space.
  5. The number of elements of any basis of a vector space.
  6. One of the physical property regarded as a fundamental measure of a physical quantity, such as mass, length and time.
    The dimensions of velocity are length divided by time.
  7. Any of the independent ranges of indices in a multidimensional array.
  8. An alternative universe or plane of existence.

Synonyms


Verb



  1. To mark, cut or shape something to specified dimensions.