An example of dimension is a problem of great magnitude.
An example of dimension is width.
An example of dimension is to create a scale model.
A problem of alarming dimensions.
Velocity has the dimensions of length divided by time.
The dimension for speed is length divided by time.
Origin of dimension
- Middle English dimensioun from Latin dīmēnsiō dīmēnsiōn- extent from dīmēnsus past participle of dīmētīrī to measure out dī-, dis- dis- mētīrī to measure mē-2 in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Latin dīmensio, dīmensiōnis.