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Engelsk navneord: span

1. span (om tid) the complete duration of something


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe job was finished in the span of an hour.


Mindre specifikke termercontinuance, duration


Mere specifikke termerattention span

2. span (om egenskab) the distance or interval between two points


Mindre specifikke termerdistance

3. span (om mængde el. mål) two items of the same kind


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)brace, couple, couplet, distich, duad, duet, duo, dyad, pair, twain, twosome, yoke


Mindre specifikke termer2, deuce, II, two


Mere specifikke termerdoubleton


Omfatter disse specifikke termerfellow, mate

4. span (om mængde el. mål) a unit of length based on the width of the expanded human hand (usually taken as 9 inches)


Mindre specifikke termerlinear measure, linear unit

5. span (om genstand) a structure that allows people or vehicles to cross an obstacle such as a river or canal or railway etc.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)bridge


Mindre specifikke termerconstruction, structure


Mere specifikke termerBailey bridge, bateau bridge, cantilever bridge, cattle grid, cattle guard, covered bridge, drawbridge, floating bridge, flyover, footbridge, lift bridge, overcrossing, overpass, pedestrian bridge, pontoon bridge, rope bridge, steel arch bridge, suspension bridge, toll bridge, trestle bridge, truss bridge, viaduct


Omfatter disse specifikke termerarch, pier, trestle


Omfatter disse overordnede termertransit, transportation, transportation system

6. span (om handling) the act of sitting or standing astride


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)straddle


Mindre specifikke termermotility, motion, move, movement


Omfatter disse specifikke termercall, call option, put, put option


Engelsk udsagnsord: span

1. span (om tilstand) to cover or extend over an area or time period


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningRivers traverse the valley floor.
The parking lot spans 3 acres.
The novel spans three centuries.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)cross, sweep, traverse


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s something


Mindre specifikke termercontinue, cover, extend









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