# Dimension meaning

dĭ-mĕn'shən, dī-
A measure of spatial extent, especially width, height, or length.
noun
Dimension is defined as scope or a measurable portion of space that extends in a certain direction.

An example of dimension is a problem of great magnitude.

An example of dimension is width.

noun
The definition of dimension is to shape or show the desired size.

An example of dimension is to create a scale model.

verb
Extent or magnitude; scope.

A problem of alarming dimensions.

noun
Aspect; element.
noun
A physical property, such as mass, length, time, or a combination thereof, regarded as a fundamental measure or as one of a set of fundamental measures of a physical quantity.

Velocity has the dimensions of length divided by time.

noun
To cut or shape to specified dimensions.
verb
To mark with specified dimensions.
verb
Measurements in length and width, and often depth.
noun
The nature and relationship of the units entering into some physical quantity.

The dimension for speed is length divided by time.

noun
Bodily form.
noun
A number, usually an integer, representing the geometric dimensions of some physical or abstract system.
noun
Designating lumber, stone, etc. cut to specified dimensions.
To shape to or mark with specified dimensions.
verb
A unit, such as mass, time, or charge, associated with a physical quantity and used as the basis for other measurements, such as acceleration.
A single aspect of a given thing.
noun
A measure of spatial extent in a particular direction, such as height, width or breadth, or depth.
noun
A construct whereby objects or individuals can be distinguished.
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(geometry) The number of independent coordinates needed to specify uniquely the location of a point in a space; also, any of such independent coordinates.
noun
(linear algebra) The number of elements of any basis of a vector space.
noun
(physics) One of the physical properties that are regarded as fundamental measures of a physical quantity, such as mass, length and time.

The dimension of velocity is length divided by time.

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(computing) Any of the independent ranges of indices in a multidimensional array.
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(science fiction, fantasy) An alternative universe or plane of existence.
noun
To mark, cut or shape something to specified dimensions.
verb