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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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