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  Words related to length

Related / Similar Words: duration, distance

 

Definition:
  • a section of something that is long and narrow; "a length of timber"; "a length of tubing";
  • continuance in time; "the ceremony was of short duration"; "he complained about the length of time required";
  • the linear extent in space from one end to the other; the longest horizontal dimension of something that is fixed in place; "the length of the table was 5 feet";
  • size of the gap between two places; "the distance from New York to Chicago"; "he determined the length of the shortest line segment joining the two points";
  • the property of being the extent of something from beginning to end; "the editor limited the length of my article to 500 words";

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    Hyponyms: longness, lengthiness, prolongation, continuation, protraction, endlessness, shortness, brevity, briefness, transience, permanence, permanency, impermanence, impermanency, circumference, diameter, diam, radius, r, leg, arm's length, gauge, light time, skip distance, wingspan, wingspread, altitude

     

    Attributes: long, short

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: gjatësi   Arabic: طول  
    Breton: hed   Bulgarian: дължина  
    Croatian: duljina   Dutch: lengte  
    Esperanto: longo   Finnish: pituus  
    French: longueur   German: Länge  
    Hebrew: אורך   Hungarian: hossz  
    Irish: fad   Italian: lunghezza  
    Japanese: 長さ   Lithuanian: ilgis  
    Polish: długość   Portuguese: comprimento  
    Russian: длина   Slovak: dĺžka  
    Spanish: largo   Swedish: längd  
    Telugu: పొడవు   Turkish: uzunluk  
     
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