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English noun: dimension

1. dimension (attribute) the magnitude of something in a particular direction (especially length or width or height)


Broader (hypernym)magnitude


Narrower (hyponym)breadth, fourth dimension, height, length, slenderness, tallness, tenuity, thickness, thinness, third dimension, time, width

2. dimension (cognition) a construct whereby objects or individuals can be distinguished


SamplesSelf-confidence is not an endearing property.


Synonymsattribute, property


Broader (hypernym)concept, conception, construct


Narrower (hyponym)character, characteristic, feature, feature, feature of speech, lineament, quality

3. dimension (cognition) one of three Cartesian coordinates that determine a position in space


Broader (hypernym)Cartesian coordinate

4. dimension (attribute) magnitude or extent


SamplesA building of vast proportions.


Synonymsproportion


Broader (hypernym)magnitude


English verb: dimension

1. dimension (communication) indicate the dimensions on


SamplesThese techniques permit us to dimension the human heart.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Something ----s something


Broader (hypernym)mark

2. dimension (change) shape or form to required dimensions


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)form, shape









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